Skip to main content

Consumers' Association


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence and papers about the Consumers' Association, 1966 - 2001

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/12
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Papers comprising manuscripts of books, articles, lectures, research data, diaries, correspondence, press cuttings, photographs, video and audio tape recordings. The bulk of the collection is formed by Michael Young's correspondence subject files about organisations he was involved in starting up or with existing organisations who collaborated in his ventures. There is also substantial correspondence with individuals, including family, friends, colleagues and financial backers. A...
Dates: 1966 - 2001

Transcripts of interviews titled "The Early Days of Consumers' Association", 1989

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 10/1
Scope and Contents Sub-titled "Interviews With CA's Founders And Those Who Carried On Their Work" and comprising transcripts of interviews with the founders and other key figures in the history of the Consumers' Association, including an interview with Michael Young. Other interviewees comprise: Dorothy Goodman; Eirlys Roberts; Elizabeth Ackroyd; Gerald Bailey; James Douglas; Peter Goldman; Maurice Healy; Jennifer Jenkins; Alastair Macgeorge; Rosemary McRobert; Joan Meier-New; Jeremy Mitchell;...
Dates: 1989