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Labour Archives

The Labour History Project does not collect or store labour-related archives. However we are happy to provide advice on who might best help with your collections, or which institutions might take them.

Black and white of two women outside a weatherboard house, one is holding a mop and the other a knife and saucepan.
Women doing housework. Cameron, J G :Negatives of the Cameron and Haggitt families. Ref: 1/2-025058-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23038620

Online guides

Check out these helpful set of guides on the National Library website:

Caring for your Collections

Te Papa also has some great online resources:

Collections Management

This handout created by the Labour 100 archivist also provides advice on how to archive materials you might hold:

Labour 100

The year long project to encourage past and present Labour Party members to archive their materials in local archives, museums and libraries, has now ended.