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Teenagers and Youth Culture, 1954 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/42

Scope and Contents

Working papers on adolescents and young people, covering subjects such as the teenage market, clothing, leisure and youth club membership, crime and deviance, employment, girls and young housewives, sex and marriage, and the 'generation gap'. Consists largely of press cuttings, articles, and survey data, with Mark Abrams's annotations and notes. Including drafts of Mark Abrams's articles "Britain's Youth" (1955), "The New Consumer" (1958), "Advertising and the Teenage Market" (1959), and "The Teenager" (n.d.).


  • Creation: 1954 - 1970

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


5 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Boxes 53-55

Finding aid date

2017-01-17 14:50:24+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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