Archive material from the Electricity Council and its predecessor and related organisations

Made:
1920-1990
maker:
The Electricity Council
,
Electricity Commissioners
,
Central Electricity Board
,
The British Electricity Authority
and
Central Electricity Authority

The collection consists of minutes, agenda, annual reports and accounts, advertisements, photographs, films, and photographic images relating to the Electricity Council and its predecessor organisations and also to the many associated committees and groups dating from the 1880s to the 1990s.

Predecessor organisations represented include: early private electricity companies; the Electricity Commissioners (1920-1947); the Central Electricity Board (1927-1948); the British Electricity Authority (1947-1954); the Area Electricity Boards (1947-1990); the Central Electricity Authority (1955-1957).

Related organisations include: the Electrical Development Association (1919-1966); the Electrical Association for Women (1924-1986).

Details

Extent:
c1200 linear metres
Identifier:
YA1989.338
Subject:
Electricity
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the Museum of Science and Industry's access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the Museum's Archive Study Area.
System of Arrangement: