Reference code(s): GB 0074 ACC/2902
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Title: NATIONAL UNION OF TEACHERS (LONDON AND MIDDLESEX ASSOCIATION)
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 3.04 linear metres
Name of creator(s): London Teachers Association
Middlesex Secondary Teachers Association
Teachers Provident Society | Chiswick Branch
National Union of Teachers x NUT | National Union of Teachers
This material contains an unbroken set of minutes of the London Teachers Association, formed in 1932 and known as the "County Association of the National Union of Teachers (NUT) for London." They contain members explicit views on the expansion of post-war secondary education, the development of comprehensive education, as well as routine union business. There are also documents relating to the career of teacher, William Pratt Anderson, son of the founder of the N.U.T. Included also are 2 volumes of minutes of the Middlesex Teachers Association, (see ACC/916 for a larger number of MTA minutes, reports and policy files 1946-1963).
The LTA lost its local authority in 1966 and was amalgamated into the NUT. The national union then ran its affairs with representation from London members and the Middlesex and Essex Associations, also known as the Extra-Metropolitan Associations.
Scope and content/abstract:
Records of the London Teachers Association, including General Committee minutes; annual reports; Officers Meeting minutes and Finance and General Purposes Committee meeting minutes.
Records of the Middlesex Secondary Teachers Association, comprising Executive Committee meeting minutes and Annual General Meeting minutes.
Records of the Teachers Provident Society, Chiswick Branch, comprising minutes of meetings and records of members dues and benefit payments.
Records of the National Union of Teachers, comprising London Members Committee minutes and Extra-Metropolitan Committee and Middlesex Sub-Committee minutes.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
ACC/2902/01: London Teachers Association;
ACC/2902/02: Middlesex Secondary Teachers Association;
ACC/2902/03: Teachers Provident Society Chiswick Branch;
ACC/2902/04: National Union of Teachers.
Conditions governing access:
These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information may be subject to access restrictions.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright to these records rests with the depositor.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Records deposited by the National Union of Teachers in April 1991, December 1991 and July 1995.
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: June to August 2010.