Janey Buchan Political Song Collection [PSC/1]
Level of description Sub-fonds
Extent and medium of the unit of description 30 archival boxes of textual documents; 5 archival boxes of vinyl records; 2 archival boxes of CDs.
Immediate source of acquisition Long-term loan from Janey Buchan while collection under the care of John Powles.
Scope and content The collection includes a diverse range of material which ranges from song sheets to vinyl records to political journals and pamphlets. There are over 7000 items in the collection, of which over 750 are song sheets and over 250 are vinyl records and CDs. There is an extensive collection of song journals and publications on political song including a near complete run of Sing volumes 1 to 10. There is also a large collection of material relating to the Workers' Music Association.
Accruals No further accruals are expected.
System of arrangement Organised into 5 series: Recordings; WMA; Sheet Music; Publications and Papers.
Related units of description Workers’ Music Association Archive (PSC/3) and the Ron Tendler Collection (PSC/4/1).

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Reference Title Dates
Workers’ Music Association
Sheet Music
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