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SECS Committee meeting papers including discussion of phase 1

This file contains 1 bundle:

  • List of Committee members, 2019
  • Agenda and note of the meeting on 23 August 2018
  • Agenda and note of the meeting on 13 November 2018
  • Agenda and note of the meeting on 8 March 2019
  • Agenda and note of the meeting on 7 June 2019 and two samples of comics produced by Magic Torch Comics
  • Update for cancelled September 2019 meeting
  • Agenda and note of the meeting on 6 December 2019

The SECS Committee was set up with members from Glasgow Caledonian University's (GCU) Archive Centre and Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health; the Centre for the Social History of Health and Health Care (GCU and University of Strathclyde); and Community Enterprise in Scotland. The Committee met four times a year to discuss all activities relating to the Social Enterprise Collection (Scotland), of which the Scottish Government funded project was one strand. Regular agenda items include cataloguing and preservation work; discussions around donations of material to the Archive Centre; social media outputs; oral history interviews; exhibitions, events and workshops planned and completed; John Pearce Memorial Lecture; funding; committee membership.

Marketing materials, presentation slides and activity sheets for the travelling exhibition

This file contains 1 bundle of 8 items:

  • Introduction to the SECS information sheet with exhibition tour dates for 26 April 2019 to 5 November 2019, April 2020
  • Exhibition postcard, March 2019
  • Four-fold exhibition leaflet, June 2019
  • GCU Archive Centre postcard
  • Exhibition feedback slip, April 2019
  • Powerpoint presentation slides on the Social Enterprise Collection (Scotland), April 2019
  • Social enterprise timeline activity sheets, April 2019
  • Community business snakes and ladders activity sheet, April 2019

Inverness Impact Hub, travelling exhibition documents and outputs

This file contains 1 bundle and 1 digital item:

  • Conference programme with introduction to the History of social enterprise in Scotland exhibition
  • Scottish social enterprise timeline activity sheet with hand annotated additions
  • 2 completed exhibition feedback slips
  • A history of social enterprise in Scotland information sheet with exhibition dates
  • 3 photographs of the exhibition banners and tables with resources at the venue
    -Digital photograph of exhibition in Inverness Impact Hub

The exhibition was held on 19 June 2019 at Inverness Impact Hub, 67a Castle Street, Inverness.

Oral histories collected by Dr Gillian Murray during phase 1

This file contains 5 items:

  • Glen Buchanan interview audio recording and transcript, recorded May 2019
  • Esther Breitenbach interview audio recording and transcript, recorded September 2019
  • Ken Milroy interview audio recording and transcript, recorded July 2019
  • Duncan Leece interview audio recording and transcript, recorded July 2019
  • Liz Gardiner interview audio recording and transcript, recorded November 2019

These items are held in the Dr Gillian Murray papers and can be accessed from this link.

Glasgow 1938 Empire Exhibition

This file contains 1 folder:

  • College’s time-table of demonstrations during exhibition from 3 May 1938 to 22 October 1938
  • Black and white print of a photograph showing staff and students in the demonstration area of the nutrition centre

The Empire Exhibition was an international exhibition held in Bellahouston Park, Glasgow, from May to December 1938. The College had a Nutrition Centre in the Women of the Empire Pavilion at the Exhibition where they demonstrated healthy diets for adults; for children, for people with health problems; and on low budgets.

College change of name correspondence

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Correspondence between Sir Martin Charteris, Buckingham Palace and George Parker, Chairman of the Board of Governors, requesting to change the name to the Queen’s College, Glasgow, including letter to the Queen thanking her for the honour conferred on the College, December 1974 - March 1975
  • Letters from Juliann Calder to the Scottish Education Department regarding writing to the Secretary of State to request the change of name, January 1975
  • Correspondence between William Ross, Secretary of State for Scotland, and George Parker, requesting changing the name to the Queen’s College, Glasgow January 1975
  • Correspondence between W A Lamberton, Scottish Home and Health Department, and George Parker regarding approaching the Registrar of Companies, Edinburgh, for permission for the change of name, including letter notifying George Parker that the change of name was approved by the Queen, March 1975
  • Letters sent to governors of the College and representatives of other Scottish Central Institutions and other organisations to notify them that the name change was approved, March 1975
  • Photocopy of newspaper article on the change of name, March 1975
  • Letters of congratulations on the name change from other institutions, March 1975 - April 1975
  • Correspondence between Malcolm R Innes, Lyon Clerk and Keeper of the Records, and Henry Rose regarding the Petition for bearing a coat of arms for the Queen’s College, Glasgow, March 1975
  • Notification of an extraordinary general meeting of the Association on 30 May 1975 to approve the change of name to the Queen’s College, Glasgow, and note of the meeting, May 1975
  • Correspondence with the Companies Registration Office to register the change of name, including photocopies of the certificates of the name change, May 1975 - July 1975

General correspondence file kept by Henry Rose on centenary celebrations

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Suggestions for centenary event to be held in the Hall, depicting scenes from events in the College’s history, September 1973
  • Copies of correspondence with Buckingham Palace regarding the College and inviting the Queen to visit during 1975/76 for the College centenary, December 1973 - January 1974 and September 1974 - October 1974
  • Letters of invitation to join or offer nominations for members of a special committee on the College Centenary celebrations, January 1974 - February 1974
  • Correspondence with Rev William Morris regarding a service of thanksgiving and commemoration for the centenary in Glasgow Cathedral, February 1974
  • Letter to Jean Nicol regarding the College badge, 19 February 1974
  • Correspondence with the Albany Hotel regarding booking of the St Andrews Suite for an evening centenary celebration function on 13 September 1975, February 1974
  • Correspondence with the Scottish Education Department requesting use of funds within the College account for the centenary celebrations, April 1974 - October 1974
  • Correspondence with Rev William Morris, Glasgow Cathedral, regarding replacing the college plaque on the pew in the cathedral with the College coat of arms, September 1974
  • Correspondence with Messrs Whytock and Reid regarding the design of a College plaque to be attached to the College pew in Glasgow Cathedral, including draft drawings of the College crest and quotation, September 1974 - December 1974
  • Memorandum on public relations, 23 December 1974

Secretary of State luncheon correspondence kept by Juliann Calder

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Letters of invitation to the luncheon prior to the opening ceremony of the new buildings on 12 September 1975, 12 August 1975
  • Response letters accepting/declining the invitation, August 1975
  • Guest list for the luncheon, September 1975
  • Black and white press photograph of Juliann Calder, Rt Hon William Ross and George Parker being served at the luncheon, and proof, The Scotsman Publications Ltd, September 1975 (photograph 1)
  • Black and white press photograph of Rt Hon William Ross with staff and students serving tea after the opening ceremony, September 1975 (photograph 2)

Centenary service in Glasgow Cathedral correspondence kept by Juliann Calder

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Letters from Rev Dr William Morris, Glasgow Cathedral to Miss Calder regarding arrangements for the service, 19 August 1975 and 3 September 1975
  • Letters of invitation to the service at Glasgow Cathedral on 14 September 1975, 4 September 1975
  • Printed copy of order of service for the service marking the College centenary

Henry F A Rose, Secretary and Treasurer’s, retirement

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Invitation sheet to the social evening on 21 March 1989 to mark the retirement, February 1989
  • Samples of invitation letters for the retirement luncheon on 22 March 1989 and request for contributions to the retirement gift, 14 February 1989
  • Letters in response to invitations to the events
  • Invitation letter to the social evening on 21 March 1989 to mark the retirement, 16 March 1989
  • Template for donation receipts, March 1989
  • Thank you letters from and to guests attending the events, March 1989

Ministry of Food : Food Economy Campaign

This file contains 1 folder and 8 large leaflets:

  • Leaflet, ‘Short emergency scheme of work, to teach classes the explanation and measurements of Food Controllers’ allowance per head’
  • Food economy handbook - fragile
  • Typescript copies of Ministry of Food recipe collections including use of hay box; economical cuts of meat; one day’s meals within the rations; meat substitutes; breakfast or supper dishes (1 duplicate); flour substitutes (1 duplicate); puddings, March 1917 - May 1917
  • Hints to cookery teachers
  • Points for speakers
  • Set of ‘Waste not, want not’ leaflets including MF 38 ‘All about soups’ (1 duplicate); MF 39 ‘Delicious stews’ (1 duplicate); MF 37 ‘How to use potatoes!’ (1 duplicate); FE 68 ‘Eighteen very cheap dishes’ (1 duplicate), all fragile
  • Bundle of miscellaneous typescript recipes
  • Typescript list of wild foods used as salads and as alternatives to spinach or kale, asparagus, tuberous vegetables.

The Food Economy Campaign was established by the Ministry of Food in 1916. A women’s service held food economy meetings in every town and village, set up over 1200 local Food Economy Campaign committees to encourage food saving through propaganda, persuasion and education.

Isobel Gibson’s conference pack for the eighth International Congress

This file contains 1 folder:

  • International Federation of Home Economics, Eighth international congress information sheet and blank application form
  • Handwritten notes of talk given by Isobel Gibson at the congress
  • Typescript copy of the resolutions for voting
  • Congress list of members
  • Congress general reports
  • International Federation of Home Economics
  • ‘Home Economics in Scotland’ exhibition programme, Moray House Training College, 12-17 August 1953
  • City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh, ‘Programme of Reception, Dance and Concert’, Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, 12 August 1953
  • Order of Service, St Giles’ Cathedral, 16th August 1953, 9am
  • Invitation to Miss I S Gibson and guest, for the Garden Party, Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh, 17 August 1953, 3.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Organising Committee farewell luncheon menu, 18 August 1953, Royal British Hotel, Edinburgh, with signatures on back
  • Central Youth Employment Executive booklet, ‘Domestic science and dietetics’, Choice of careers, new series no. 13, HMSO, Revised edition, April 1953
  • Ministry of Education booklet, ‘A guide to the educational system of England and Wales’, pamphlet no. 2, HMSO, reprint 1952
  • Scottish Education Department booklet, ‘Public education in Scotland’, HMSO, reprint 1953
  • International Fedreration of Home Economics ‘Statuts’ leaflet, in French
  • French editions of Home Economic bulletin ‘L’Enseignement ménager’, no. 3, Septembre 1953 and no. 2, Juin 1954
  • Congress delegate’s folder

Committee meetings and discussion papers of the Queen's College branch of ALSCI

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Constitution and rules of the Queen’s College Branch of ALSCI
  • Scottish Joint Negotiating Committee for Teaching Staff in Further Education, ‘Conditions of Service for staff in Central Institutions’
  • Queen’s College, Glasgow, ‘Conditions of service relating to Academic staff’
  • Agendas, minutes and some papers of the ALSCI Joint Consultative Committee meetings held in the College, 19 January 1984 - 29 January 1986
  • Queen’s College, Glasgow procedures including, disciplinary and grievance; maternity pay and leave

The Joint Consultative Committee was set up to enable consultation between the governors of the College and the College branch of ALSCI.

Published histories of the College

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Typescript excerpt from “The Glasgow Herald”, 6 May 1925, ‘Domestic Science, Fifty years of progress, history of Glasgow College’, 1925
  • J W Chambers (editor), ‘The Glasgow Scene: The Queen’s College, Glasgow’, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, “College Bulletin”, January 1976 vol 5, no.2, p13-15, original publication and typescript copy of extract
  • Juliann M Calder, ‘Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science: Review and preview’, “Institutional Management”, November 1966, p407-410
  • E M L Miller, ‘Domestic Science: Colleges celebrate centenaries’, “Scottish Field”, September 1975, p26-28, original publication and photocopy of article

Recipe pamphlets published in the 1940s

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Published copy of "An economical budget of the family with menus and recipes", February 1940 (pamphlet 1) (1 duplicate)
  • Published copy of "Some recipes for war-time dishes", April 1940 (pamphlet 2) (1 duplicate)
  • Published copy of "More recipes for war-time dishes using home-produced foods", June 1941 (pamphlet 3) (1 duplicate)
  • Published copy of "Food preservation in war-time", c1940 (pamphlet 4) (1 duplicate)
  • Published copy of "Food preservation in war-time", second edition, c1941 (pamphlet 5)

The pamphlets were written to help people to cook healthy meals on rations and make the best use of home-produced and alternative foods during World War II. All the pamphlets were published by the University of London Press Ltd.

Commemorative objects gifted to the College and staff

This file contains 2 items:

  • Brass plaque inscribed '1923-1965, Presented to Mary Andross on her retirement from the staff of the Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science by the Governors, Former Students and Friends', 1965 (item 1)
  • Polished agate with inscription marking the centenary of the College, '1875-1975', 1975 [sent to the College by an anonymous donor but thought to be from Magda Pollard, a former student from Guyana] (item 2)

Printing blocks

This file contains 1 box:

  • 4 small printing blocks of the Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science crest
  • 1 small printing block with the Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science address
  • 6 printing blocks, one for each colour layer of the Queen's College, Glasgow, coat of arms
    -Printing block with text, ‘Prospectus’
    -Printing block with text, ‘The Queen’s College Glasgow’

ICOM, ICOF and SCDC operational papers, November 1976 to March 1977

This file contains 2 folders of a range of documents including the following examples:

  • Correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes relating to the operations of ICOM and ICOF
  • Copies of loan applications to ICOF by workers' co-ops
  • Drafts of an ICOM pamphlet on 'A Scottish Mondragon'
  • Reports and correspondence with regional councils on co-operative solutions to unemployment
  • Correspondence relating to the Industrial Common Ownership Act (1976) and the establishing of the SCDC

ICOM, ICOF and SCDC operational papers, May 1978 to September 1978

This file contains 3 folders of a range of documents including the following examples:

  • Correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes relating to the operations of ICOM, ICOF and SCDC
  • ICOF Annual Report and Accounts, December 1977
  • World Conference: development and industrial cooperatives, preliminary programme 2, June 1978
  • Appeal from Beechwood College for funding from ICOM Companies and individual members, September 1978
  • ‘First of May’ Edinburgh Books Collective Newsletter No.7, 12 August 1978
  • Article by Rita Rhodes 'Worker co-operatives and the unions', September 1978

ICOM, ICOF and SCDC operational papers, April 1979 to October 1979

This file contains 2 folders of a range of documents including the following examples:

  • Correspondence, meeting agendas and notes, financial statements and newsletters relating to the operations of ICOM, ICOF and the SCDC
  • Conference programmes & reports
  • Discussion papers on the state of the co-operative movement
  • Printed pamphlet ICOF information for loan applicants
  • Printed pamphlet featuring three workers co-ops that were founded in nineteenth century: Equity Shoes (Leicester); Walsall Locks; Leicester Printers
  • Open University, Co-operatives Research Unit: correspondence, agendas and joining forms for 'Commonwork Seminars – The role of advisor to Co-operatives' September 1979
  • SCDC Clydeside Co-operatives Development Project: description of project and job description for two development officer posts; press release for launch of project, August 1979

Industrial co-operatives related articles, reports and publications

This file contains 2 folders of documents on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • Worker co-operation
  • Co-operatives in UK, Ireland, France
  • Government assistance
  • Sunderlandia (Builders) Ltd
  • Mondragon co-operatives
  • Tax
  • Local enterprise trust for Swindon
  • Liverpool University Settlement industrial development project
  • Industrial common ownership movement (ICOM)
  • 'Industrial relations review and report', no. 101, April 1975
  • Co-operative economy
  • Ferguslie Community Workshop
  • Unit 58 Print Services Ltd
  • Financial management
  • Co-operative Development Agency bill
  • 'Public Enterprise', no. 16, April 1979

Legal Structures Working Party correspondence and general legal structures information

This file contains 1 folder of a range of documents including the following examples:

  • Articles and reports on legal aspects of community enterprise
  • Community business structures
  • East Middlesbrough community venture
  • Niddrie community shop
  • Dundee community business
  • Law reform (Scotland) act 1990
  • Correspondence regarding the Legal Structures Working Party of Community Business Scotland Ltd
  • ICOM (Industrial Common Ownership Movement Limited) factsheets and leafletsregarding legal structures, 1990-1991
  • ICOM guide, 'In good company: incorporating a voluntary organisation - the options'
  • ICOM survey, 'Model rules of co-operatives', 1993
  • Community Business Scotland draft model memorandum and articles of association, December 1999

Articles, reports and publications relating to social accounting and audit, undated

This file contains 2 folders on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • SSAA for social economy and community-based organisations
  • SEEN social added value approaches
  • Assessing effectiveness
  • Presentation notes
  • Social return on investment
  • ACTIONAID
  • Social auditing and community benefit
  • Furniture Resource Centre social audit
  • Social auditing for voluntary organisations

Articles, reports and publications relating to social accounting and audit, 1991 to 1992

This file contains 1 folder on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • Community Workshop on Economic Development
  • Auditing social needs
  • Sustainable development indicators
  • Community Enterprise Support Unit (Central Region) Ltd social audit liaison meeting
  • Social audit
  • Veggies
  • Willowtown Childcare project
  • Grangetown Pet Store
  • The physical environment, accounting and local development
  • Community enterprise
  • Audit process

Articles, reports and publications relating to social accounting and audit, 1995 to 1996

This file contains 1 folder on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • Social auditing
  • Quality standards
  • Ethical business
  • International Association of Social and Ethical Assessment, consultation paper
  • Stakeholder theory
  • Ben and Jerry's
  • Shared Earth
  • New Economics Foundation, social audit conference papers
  • Body Shop
  • Total Coverage Ltd

Articles, reports and publications relating to social accounting and audit, 2003 to 2004

This file contains 1 folder on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • Social accounting and auditing
  • Quality and evaluation
  • Rural Environmental Action Project, social audit project
  • Measuring impact
  • All Saints Action Network Limited
  • Maaroochy Shire Council, Australia, strategy report
  • Phoenix community Stores Ltd, social audit statement

Articles, reports and publications relating to social accounting and audit, 2005 to 2006

This file contains 1 folder on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • Presentation notes
  • City of Helsinki, social balance sheet
  • Balanced scorecard
  • NGOs, civil society and accountability
  • Social Enterprise East Midlands, social accounting pilot
  • Leicester and County Co-operative Development Agency social audit
  • Social accounting clusters in Scotland and England
  • Train 2000 Ltd
  • Social return on investment

Articles, reports and publications relating to social accounting and audit, 2007 to 2008

This file contains 1 folder on a range of topics including the following examples:

  • Social Accounting and Audit Research Project briefing
  • Embedding quality and impact tools in the social economy
  • Quality assurance systems
  • Measuring environmental impacts
  • Traidcraft plc
  • Charities and public benefit
  • Social return on investment
  • Social Reporting Programme evaluation

General meetings correspondence

This file contains 5 folders:

  • Correspondence, 13 November 1972 - 4 December 1975 (folder 1)
  • Correspondence, 6 January 1976 - 20 August 1979 (folder 2)
  • Correspondence, 18 December 1979 - 21 December 1982 (folder 3)
  • Correspondence, 17 October 1983 - 14 February 1986 (folder 4)
  • Correspondence, 25 September 1986 - 9 December 1987 (folder 5)

Memos and correspondence between the College Secretary and Treasurer and members of the Association regarding attendance at meetings and new/departed members. File kept by Harry Rose, Secretary and Treasurer.

Governors and appointed committees' meeting minutes

This file contains 1 volume (and 2 duplicate volumes) of typescript minutes:

  • Annual General Meeting and Governors' Report
  • Governors meetings
  • Finance Committee
  • Housewifery Committee
  • Cookery Committee
  • Laundry and Dressmaking Committee
  • Educational Methods Committee
  • Building Committee
  • various special sub-committees

Governors and appointed committees' meeting minutes

This file contains 1 volume (and 1 duplicate volume) of typescript minutes:

  • Annual General Meeting and Governors' Report
  • Governors meetings
  • Property and Finance Committee
  • Laundry and Dressmaking Committee
  • Technical Committee
  • Science Committee
  • Educational Methods Committee
  • Hostels Committee
  • Playing Fields Committee
  • various special sub-committees

Governors and appointed committees' meeting minutes

This file contains 1 volume of typescript minutes:

  • Annual General Meeting and Governors' Report
  • Governors meetings
  • Finance Committee
  • Housewifery Committee
  • Cookery Committee
  • Laundry and Dressmaking Committee
  • Science Committee
  • Educational Methods Committee
  • Building Committee
  • Playing Fields Committee
  • special sub-committees
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