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Industrial policy, trade unions and strikes, 1962, 1979-1984, bulk: 1979-1984

MS. Callaghan 129
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  1. Correspondence, press releases, notes and publications regarding the steel industry and the British Steel Corportation and the Iron and Steel Trades Confederation, including copy of letter from Bill Sirs to the Prime Minister [Margaret Thatcher] regarding unemployment, and draft letter from Callaghan to Thatcher regarding the National Steel Strike. Also includes notes regarding the denationalisation of steel. 1962, 1979-1980
  2. Correspondence regarding Callaghan' perceived support trade unions breaking the law and the Trades Union Congress Day of Action. 1982
  3. Correspondence regarding the 1984 miners' strike. 1984


  • Creation: Creation: 1962, 1979-1984
  • Creation: Creation: Majority of material found within 1979-1984


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Callaghan 129

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom