TITLE

'From gun carriage to railway carriage': the fight for peace work at the Woolwich Arsenal 1919-22

AUTHOR(S)
Weinbren, Dan
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter98, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p277
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chronicles the campaign for diversification of production at the state-owned the Woolwich Arsenal in south-east London, England, after the First World War Armistice. Campaigners' argument that diversification into locomotive production would efficiently ease economic recovery; Labor movement's calls for public ownership and production; Reduction of the status of engineers.
ACCESSION #
4012390

 

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