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Papers relating to Ministry of Munitions Labour Schemes, 1916-1917

MS. Addison dep. c. 84
Held at the Weston Library

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Papers relating to Ministry of Munitions Labour Schemes, mainly the Department of Munitions Supply, 1916-1917, (fols. 1-58) papers discussing the replacement of the Trade Card Scheme with the Schedule of Protected Occupations, and the Labour Supply Department and War Munitions Volunteers, 1916-1917; (fols. 59-115) 'Substitution Scheme', 1916-1917; (fols. 116-198) 'Substitution Scheme: Correspondence with War Office and memoranda to War Cabinet', including discussion of Labour Supply Department, Jan. 1917; (fols. 199-301) 'National Service: Director General's Reports', concerning protected industries and Trade Card schemes, including reports and correspondence by Neville Chamberlain as Director-General of National Service, 1917; (fols. 302-364) 'War Cabinet: Calling up of munition workers; employment of soldiers and prisoners on civilian work', including Trade Card Scheme, Feb. 1917; (fols. 365-389) 'Labour questions outstanding between Ministry of Munitions and War Office: release of soldiers from the colours, Feb. 1917'.


  • Creation: 1916-1917


389 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Addison dep. c. 84

Former reference:

Box 25: file 169 (= fols. 1-58); 173 (= fols. 365-389)

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom