About this Archive
(1916-1996) co-operator and Christian socialist
Paul Derrick was born in 1916. He was an academic and member of the Economic Research Council. He was also a founding member of the Christian Socialist Movement in 1960. He died in 1996.
Scope and content
- Pamphlets and publications by Derrick concerning socialism, co-operation, economics, Christian socialism and other subjects, 1947-1987
- Papers and correspondence concerning common ownership, 1968-1975
- Typescripts drafts by and correspondence with R.H.Glover, 1969-1974
- Correspondence and papers concerning the Robert Owen Bicentenary Association, 1970-1974
- Papers, correspondence and minutes of the Christian Socialist Movement, 1962-1981
- Miscellaneous correspondence regarding political, co-operative and general issues with politicians, colleagues and others, 1952-1974
- Typescript and handwritten drafts of published and unpublished articles, c1950-1975
- Personal papers and correspondence, 1967-1971
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Eton Manor Boys’ Club was founded in 1909 in Hackney and was funded and run by four Old Etonians (Arthur Villiers, Gerald Wellesley, Alfred Wagg, and Sir Edward Cadogan) until it closed in 1967. The clubhouse, together with its nearby sports ground (The Wilderness), provided first-class sports and social facilities for boys aged 14 to 18, and who subsequently became members of the Old Boys’ Club. Eton Manor Boys’ Club boasts many former members who became international sportsmen.