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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Association Ltd.

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. b. 389-92, c. 819-40, d. 1237
Title: Papers of the Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Association Ltd.
Dates of Creation: 1942-8
Extent: 27 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

The Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Associaton Ltd. went into voluntary liquidation in 1948.

Scope and Content

Papers of the Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Association Ltd., consisting of: correspondence, printed statutory rules and order, lists of members, memoranda and circulars, papers relating to gallonage and sugar allowances, papers relating to the deconcentration of the industry, committee meeting minutes, and accounts.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1953.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 43329-57.

Publication Note

The papers were extensively used in S.D.I. ... an account of the soft drinks industry in Britain ... 1942-1948, edited by K. Penn (London [1949]).

Access Points

Soft drinks

World War, 1939-1945

Soft Drinks Industry (War Time) Association

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