Reference code(s): GB 1924 WEA CJAC
Held at: Trades Union Congress (TUC) Library Collections and University Archives at London Metropolitan University
Title: Workers' Educational Association Central Joint Advisory Committee
Level of description: sub-fonds
Extent: c30 volumes and 9 files
Name of creator(s): Workers' Educational Association | Workers' Educational Association Central Joint Advisory Committee
The Central Joint Committee was formed after a Conference held by the Workers' Educational Association and Oxford University in1907 which produced a report Oxford and Working Class Education in the following year. The Joint Committee comprised 7 people nominated by the Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University and 7 by the WEA Executive Committee. It was dissolved in 1957.
Scope and content/abstract:
Records of the Workers' Educational Association Central Joint Advisory Committee comprising minutes of committees, 1910-1957; annual reports, 1909-1958; correspondence/subject files, 1936-1957; presscuttings and ephemera, 1915-1930.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Conditions governing access:
Open to bona fide researchers at the discretion of the TUC Librarian.
Conditions governing reproduction:
At the discretion of the TUC Librarian and subject to copyright conditions.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information:
Immediate source of acquisition:
The collection was transferred from the WEA headquarters in Bethnal Green to the custody of the TUC Library Collections at the University of North London in 1998.
Existence and location of originals:
Existence and location of copies:
University of North London TUC Library Collections and WEA Collection.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Janet Foster as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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: Dec 2000