Crawford | Danny | 1920-2000 | trade unionist

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Crawford | Danny | 1920-2000 | trade unionist

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Description area

Dates of existence

1920-2000

History

Crawford played an important role in Scottish and UK politics for more than 20 years. During this time he was leader of the building workes' union Ucatt, served on the National Executive of the Labour Party (1980-82), was a Councillor and the chair for the Scottish Committee for Local Authority Action Against Apartheid.

One of the key events that he chaired during the campaign of the SC AAM was the meeting following the renaming of St George's Place to Nelson Mandela Place on 16th June 1986.

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Scotland, United Kingdom

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Authority record identifier

P0008

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GB 1847

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Julia Wylie, October 2016

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  • English

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Sources

Filling, B. 2014. 'The Glasgow Mandela Story'. 2nd ed. Scotland, United Kingdom: University of West of Scotland Print Services.

The Herald Scotland . 2000. Obituaries: Danny Crawford. [ONLINE] Available at: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/12189512.Danny_Crawford/. [Accessed 13 October 2016].

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