Print and Allied Trades Union Archives

Amal­ga­mat­ed Soci­ety of Lith­o­graph­ic Print­ers
Mod­ern Records Cen­tre, Uni­ver­si­ty of War­wick. Min­utes, cor­re­spon­dence, reports, agen­das and mis­cel­la­neous records, 1880–1970.

Amal­ga­mat­ed Soci­ety of Lith­o­graph­ic Print­ers and Aux­il­iaries. Glas­gow Branch
Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow. Cor­re­spon­dence, ref Man­u­script GC 1882, 1940–1949; Con­tri­bu­tion books and cash books, ref Man­u­script GC 1934–51, 1939–1946; Reg­is­ters, ref Man­u­script GC 1926–1939; 1941–1958; 1939–1944; 1940–1936

Book­binders’ Con­sol­i­dat­ed Union
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh, Acc.4395. Min­utes, 1869–1911

Book­binders, Paper Rulers, and Pock­et Book Mak­ers of Edin­burgh
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh, Acc.4395. Min­utes, 1862–1872

Dundee Typo­graph­i­cal Soci­ety
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.5277/7. Min­utes of the Dundee Couri­er & Argus Chapel, 1879–1897

Edin­burgh Branch, Print­ing and Kin­dred Trades Fed­er­a­tion, 1907–1946
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.3035

Edin­burgh Com­pos­i­tors’ Soci­ety
City of Edin­burgh Cen­tral Library, Local His­to­ry Col­lec­tions, Nation­al Reg­is­ter of Archives for Scot­land: ref 3563. Min­utes, 1824–1942

Edin­burgh Jour­ney­men Book­binders’ Ben­e­fit Soci­ety, No. 34 Edin­burgh
Nation­al Records of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref FS4/134

Edin­burgh Jour­ney­men Book­binders’ Soci­ety
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref MSS.27620–27622

Edin­burgh Union Soci­ety of Jour­ney­men Book­binders
Mod­ern Records Cen­tre, Uni­ver­si­ty of War­wick. Min­utes and branch records, 1822–1922

Edin­burgh Type­founders Ben­e­fit Soci­ety, No. 228 Edin­burgh
Nation­al Records of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref FS4/1145

Edin­burgh Typo­graph­i­cal Sick and Funer­al Soci­ety
City of Edin­burgh Cen­tral Library, Local his­to­ry col­lec­tions, Nation­al Reg­is­ter of Archives for Scot­land: ref 3563. Min­utes, 1856–1947

Edin­burgh Typo­graph­i­cal Soci­ety
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.4068, Acc.4593 (includes Press and Machine­mens’ Sec­tion records, 1873–1955)

Edin­burgh Typo­graph­i­cal Society’s Funer­al Fund, No. 198 Edin­burgh
Nation­al Records of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref FS4/1173

Edin­burgh Union Soci­ety of Jour­ney­men Book­binders
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.11459. Let­ter-book of the Sec­re­tary, 1822–1855

Glas­gow Print­ers and Book­binders Friend­ly Soci­ety, No. 106 Lanark
Nation­al Records of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref FS4/163

Graph­i­cal, Paper and Media Union, Edin­burgh Branch and pre­de­ces­sor bod­ies, 1909–1997
ation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.12160; Acc.12191. Includes pre­de­ces­sor bod­ies (Nation­al Union of Print­ing, Book­bind­ing, Machine Rul­ing and Paper Work­ers; Soci­ety of Graph­i­cal and Allied Trades) and minute books of Book­binders Chapel of Thomas Nel­son & Sons Ltd, 1924–1958, 1960–1968

Mono­type Cast­ers and Type­founders Soci­ety
Mod­ern Records Cen­tre, Uni­ver­si­ty of War­wick. Edin­burgh, 1935–1943

Nation­al Print­ing and Kin­dred Trades’ Fed­er­a­tion, Edin­burgh Branch, 1907–1946
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.3035

Nation­al Soci­ety of Elec­trotypers and Stereo­typers (lat­er Nation­al Graph­i­cal Asso­ci­a­tion)
Glas­gow branch min­utes and cash book 1906–1978 — Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow

Nation­al Soci­ety of Oper­a­tive Print­ers and Assis­tants
Mis­cel­la­neous papers, 1912–1987 — Mod­ern Records Cen­tre, Uni­ver­si­ty of War­wick
Glas­gow branch min­utes and cash book, 1906–1978 — Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow

Nation­al Soci­ety of Oper­a­tive Print­ers and Assis­tants: Edin­burgh and Granton Branch­es
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh, ref Acc.9792.

Nation­al Soci­ety of Oper­a­tive Print­ers and Assis­tants: Granton
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh, Acc.9845

Nation­al Union of Print­ers, Book­binders, Machine Rulers, and Paper Work­ers, 1822–1959
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh, Acc.4395

Nation­al Union of Print­ers, Book­binders, Machine Rulers and Paper­work­ers, Edin­burgh Branch, 1874–1956
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh, Acc.4395

Scot­tish Oper­a­tive Paper­mak­ers’ Trade Pro­tec­tion Friend­ly and Funer­al Soci­ety
Nation­al Records of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref FS7/41.

Scot­tish Typo­graph­i­cal Asso­ci­a­tion
Aberdeen Branch, 1853–1958 — Uni­ver­si­ty of Aberdeen Spe­cial Libraries and Archives: ref  MS 2471; MS 264826
Dum­fries, 1831–1979 — Dum­fries Archive Cen­tre, mis­cel­la­neous records: ref GGD25
Edin­burgh, 1848–1968 — Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.4068
Glas­gow, 1881–1950 — Strath­clyde Uni­ver­si­ty Archives, Glas­gow: T-GTS; Glas­gow Uni­ver­si­ty Archive Ser­vices: ref­er­ence: UGD 321
Perth, 1868–1937 — Perth and Kin­ross Dis­trict Archives: ref MS40
Also Glas­gow City Archives, Mitchell Library, Glas­gow: reports, agree­ments, sub­ject files, ledgers and mis­cel­la­neous records, 20th cen­tu­ry.

Scot­tish Typo­graph­i­cal Asso­ci­a­tion and Edin­burgh Typo­graph­i­cal Soci­ety
Nation­al Records of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref FS7/59.

Soci­ety of Graph­i­cal and Allied Trades, Don­side and Aberdeen Branch­es, 1924–1949
Uni­ver­si­ty of Aberdeen Spe­cial Libraries and Archives: ref MS.2649; MS.2650. Per­mis­sion required from Aberdeen Branch Sec­re­tary for access to MS.2650. Relat­ed mate­r­i­al MS.2648; MS.471 (Scot­tish Typo­graph­i­cal Asso­ci­a­tion, Aberdeen Branch); and MS.3233 (Aberdeen Uni­ver­si­ty Press)

Soci­ety of Lith­o­graph­ic Artists, Design­ers, Engravers and Print­ers, 1898–1989
Mod­ern Records Cen­tre, Uni­ver­si­ty of War­wick
Work­ing Class Move­ment Library — min­utes 1955–1960

Soci­ety of Lith­o­graph­ic Artists , Design­ers, Engravers and Process Work­ers (Aberdeen Branch), 1951–1964
Uni­ver­si­ty of Aberdeen Spe­cial Libraries and Archives: ref MS 2678

Union Soci­ety of Jour­ney­man Book­binders [micro­film]
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.4231 [Mf.MSS.239]

Union Soci­ety of Jour­ney­men Book­binders of Edin­burgh, 1822–1874
Nation­al Library of Scot­land, Edin­burgh: ref Acc.4395 (‘Arti­cles of the Edin­burgh Union Soci­ety of Jour­ney­men Book­binders, 1822; Man­u­script notes con­cern­ing the ear­ly days of book­bind­ing organ­i­sa­tion in Edin­burgh)