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Papers of the Ministry of Munitions on welfare, 1915-1917

MS. Addison dep. c. 98
Held at the Weston Library

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Papers of the Ministry of Munitions on welfare, 1915-1917, (fols. 1-45) on the effects of TNT and benzene poisoning, 1915-1917, including papers of the Health of Munitions Workers Committee and the TNT Advisory Committee; (fols. 46-128) 'Miscellaneous letters on raising rents', on provision of housing for munitions workers, 1915-1917; (fols. 129-132) YMCA centres in munitions factories, Dec. 1915; (fols. 133-294) 'Department of Munitions Supply: TNT Poisoning etc.', including minutes of the Advisory Committee on TNT poisoning and the Health of Munition Workers Committee, correspondence, factory regulations, and (fols. 265-285) discussion of the effects of TNT on women, 1916; (fols. 295-398) 'Department of Munitions Supply: Branch memorandum: Central organisation of welfare work', including papers of the Women's Service Committee, minutes of the Central Advisory Committee on women's war employment (Industrial); (fols. 399-434) Annual report on welfare work in National Shell Factories, 1916.


  • Creation: 1915-1917


434 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Addison dep. c. 98

Former reference:

Box 57 (= fols. 1-45, 129-132); 63 (= fols. 46-128); 2 (= fols. 133-294); 22 (= fols. 295-434): file 31-42 (= fols. 1-24); 132 (= fols. 25-122)

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom