Ministry of Munitions papers concerning industrial disputes in the Clyde, 1915-1917
Ministry of Munitions papers concerning industrial disputes in the Clyde, following the introduction of dilution, 1915-1917, (fols. 1-189) papers of the Government Commission to effect dilution of labour in Clyde District, under the Chairmanship of Lynden Macassey, Dec. 1915-June 1916, with correspondence with trade unions, manufacturers, and the Clyde Workers Committee, and report by Lord Balfour of Burleigh on Clyde munition workers, and (fols. 190-455) 'Full Commons Report and account of troubles in the Clyde, Jan.-July 1916', papers, 1916-1917, including correspondence with Ramsay MacDonald, discussions over the fate of David Kirkwood and others including William Gallacher, and the suppression of Forward.
- Creation: 1915-1917
Language of Materials
MS. Addison dep. c. 87
Box 56: file MW56068 (= fols. 1-189); from 172 (= fols. 190-455)