On the Centenary of the Great Lock-Out, A Hundred Years of Farmworkers' Struggle, by Joan Maynard
Published by the Institute for Workers Control in the mid 1970's, 22 pages. A5 size booklet (N4037/1)
This booklet collects together 4 short articles on the history of trade unionism and collective action amongst farmworkers. The short introduction is title 'The Way Forward for Farmworkers', and is written by Joan Maynard, a left wing socialist Labour MP at the time. This is followed by articles on Agricultural Trade Unionism and Structural change, The Chipping Norton Case, and a Hundred Years of Farmworkers Struggle Strike Action, before single page biographies of Jack Dunman and Les Shears.
Condition of the booklet is generally good. The cover has some minor scuffs and wear, but the staple spine is intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound.