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Archive relating to the strike at the tweed mill of William Bliss & Son, Chipping Norton

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MS. Top. Oxon. c. 523

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Archive relating to the strike at the tweed mill of William Bliss & Son, Chipping Norton, 1914, collected by Sir George Clark.

The collection was put together in 1919.

(fols. 94-98) are missing.

Dates

  • 1914

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon. c. 523, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Oxon. c. 523

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18221

Overview

Archive relating to the strike at the tweed mill of William Bliss & Son, Chipping Norton, 1914, collected by Sir George Clark.

Biographical / Historical

Sir George Norman Clark (1890–1979) was a British historian.

A strike was organised from December 1913 to June 1914 by the workers of William Bliss & Son mill in Chipping Norton. The workers demanded the right to join a trades union.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Sir George Clark, 1943.
Title
Archive relating to the strike at the tweed mill of William Bliss & Son, Chipping Norton
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom