Collection SC SFSU - Scottish Farm Servants Union collection

Identity area

Reference code

GB 249 SC SFSU

Title

Scottish Farm Servants Union collection

Date(s)

  • 1973 (Creation)
  • 1826-1935 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

1 metre
Books

Context area

Name of creator

(1912-1933)

Administrative history

The Scottish Farm Servants Union was founded in 1912 in Aberdeen by Joseph F. Duncan to represent farm workers in Scotland. It was absorbed into the Transport and General Workers' Union in 1933.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

The books were originally part of the Scottish Farm Servants Union library. Other books from the Union were added to main library stock.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Collection of books on labour and agricultural history.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically by author.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

The books in this collection are catalogued on SUPrimo" the University of Strathclyde Library's integrated search service.

Search "MLSPFS" to find a full list of title in the Scottish Farms Servants Union collection

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