Print Employers’ Archives

The archives of the fol­low­ing organ­i­sa­tions of Scot­tish employ­ers’ in the print­ing and allied trades have sur­vived:

Asso­ci­a­tion of Mas­ter Book­binders and Paper Rulers: Edin­burgh branch. Min­utes and papers, 1901–1917
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291

Asso­ci­a­tion of Mas­ter Print­ers of Scot­land: records relat­ing to appren­tice recruit­ment 1927–1973
Loth­i­an Health Ser­vices Archive, ref­er­ence GB233/GD7. Note: 30 year and 75 year Scot­tish clo­sure rules apply.

Edin­burgh and Dis­trict Job­bing Print­ers Asso­ci­a­tion: min­utes, 1912–1916
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291

Edin­burgh and Lei­th Mas­ter Lith­o­g­ra­phers Asso­ci­a­tion: min­utes, accounts and papers, 1904–1917
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291

Edin­burgh Mas­ter Print­ers Asso­ci­a­tion, 1847- 1958
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291

Edin­burgh Num­ber Book Trade Asso­ci­a­tion: list of mem­bers, 1839
Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow

Edin­burgh Print­ing and Kin­dred Trades Employ­ers’ Asso­ci­a­tion
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291

Glas­gow Num­ber Trade Asso­ci­a­tion: Glas­gow: min­utes, 1835–1855
Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow, ref:

Glas­gow Sta­tion­ers Com­pa­ny, 1740–1923
Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow, ref Nation­al Reg­is­ter of Archives for Scot­land: ref 396/175 (TD175)

Scot­tish Alliance of Mas­ters in the Print­ing and Kin­dred Trades, 1911–1956
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291

Scot­tish Print Employ­ers Fed­er­a­tion
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.13013

Soci­ety of Mas­ter Print­ers of Scot­land
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.8291.