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  • Title
    British Humanist Association
  • Reference
    BHA
  • Date
    1888-2007
  • Creator
  • Scope and Content
    Archive of the British Humanist Association, (1888 - 2007). Includes: - Papers of the Union of Ethical Societies, Ethical Union and British Humanist Association, including minutes of the Congress, Council, Executive Committee and committees (1904-1991); financial, legal and administrative papers (1920-2009); papers of the Humanist Council, Humanist Counselling Group, Humanist Housing Association, Humanist Broadcasting Council and Modern Religious Thinkers Committee (1919-1993); papers regarding the work of Stanton Coit, George O’Dell, John White and Don Liversedge (1887-1999); photographs and audio of individuals, events, groups and premises (1890-1999). - Papers of the Humanist Trust and the Voltaire Lectures Fund (1958-1996) - Papers of affiliated groups including City and University of York Humanists Societies (1967-1968), Flyde and Blackpool Humanists (1967-2007), Hampstead Ethical Institute (1906-1926), London Young Humanists (1969-1980), Secular Education League (1907-1964), Sheffield Ethical Society (1903-1924), South London Ethical Society (1924-1959), West London Ethical Society and Ethical Church (1892-1964), Women's Group of the Ethical Movement (1920-1935), Young People's Group of the Ethical Movement (1923-1933), and Circle for the Study of Comparative Religions (1912-1913).
  • Extent
    334 boxes, 5 volumes, 3 bundles
  • Level of description
  • Conditions governing access
    Open. Please note, some records contain information closed under the Data Protection Act 1998. Please ask the Archivist for more information.