Collection SC Aldred - Aldred collection

Zone d'identification


GB 249 SC Aldred


Aldred collection


  • 1839-1999 (Production)

Niveau de description


Étendue matérielle et support

6 metres
Pamphlets, books, serial publications

Zone du contexte

Nom du producteur


Notice biographique

Guy Aldred was an anarchist and political propagandist. He wrote and published a stream of pamphlets, books, and journals, and set up a number of printing presses, from the Bakunin Press in London (1907) to the Strickland Press in Glasgow (1939–1968).

Histoire archivistique

The pamphlets originally formed the private library of Guy Alfred Aldred (1886-1963).

Source immédiate d'acquisition ou de transfert

The library was purchased from John Taylor Caldwell following the death of Guy Aldred and the closure of the Strickland Press in 1968. Later additions have been made.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

Collection of pamphlets, books and serial publications mainly on anarchism, socialism and alternative politics.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation


Mode de classement

The books and pamphlets are arranged alphabetically by author and title. The serials are arranged separately in alphabetical order.

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès


Conditions de reproduction

Langue des documents

Écriture des documents

Notes sur la langue et l'écriture

Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

Instruments de recherche

All the books, pamphlets and serials in this collection are catalogued on SUPrimo the University of Strathclyde Library's integrated search service.

Search "MLSPAL" to find a full list of titles in the Aldred collection

Zone des sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

Unités de description associées

The Aldred Collection of correspondence and papers is held at the Mitchell Library, Glasgow.

Descriptions associées

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Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)


Mots-clés - Sujets

Mots-clés - Lieux

Mots-clés - Noms

Mots-clés - Genre

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Identifiant du service d'archives




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