Record Details

CollectionBoys Brigade (BB)
NGOBoys' Brigade (BB)
RepositoryBoys' Brigade
Description''The Brigade's main archive is retained at its Activities and Training centre in Hemel Hempstead, but additional records are also held at the Scottish Headquarters. The papers include executive and Council minutes; annual reports since 1883; assorted correspondence; and some records of individual companies and battalions. A number of written histories of the Brigade are also available.'' (source: C. Cook, The Routledge Guide to British Political Archives, 2006; some information also available from the online catalogue)
Access RightsAll requests for access should be made to the Brigade Secretary
Coverage1883-20th cent: central and local records
Size of Collection
Finding Aids/Catalogues
Reference of Catalogue
Additional informationA number of local branches of the Boy's Brigade have deposited their records in a local repository. A full list is available from the NRA's organisation index (search with name of the organisation in the "name" field") , online catalogues of these records can be found from the A2A database (advanced search with the organisation's name as creator of archive).
Source of InformationC. Cook, The Routledge Guide to British Political Archives, 2006; NRA; A2A;
Last Edited at02/10/2007 12:41:15