Rare, Radical and Labour Periodicals (19th-20th C.)
The collection is produced in three parts; we hold over 60 titles in the series in total, including Radical Times, Red Rag, Social Reformer, Voice of the People, Freethinker's Magazine, and Penny Paper for the People. A full list of the contents is available to download.
A related series of communist Party journals and newspapers is held, some linked to the suffragette and communist Sylvia Pankhurst: The Call (1916-1920), The Communist (1920-1923), Communist Review (1921-1923), Industrialist (1908-1910), New Times and Ethiopia News (1936-1956), Socialist (1902-1904), Woman’s Dreadnought (1914-1917), Worker’s Dreadnought (1917-1924), and Workers' Weekly (1923-1927).
Date range: 19th-20th century
Size: Around 100 different journal titles.
Keywords: Labour movement, socialism, communism, Sylvia Pankhurst, suffrage.
Notes: Cardiff University Library holds the proceedings of the various early 20th century Communist International congresses. It also holds on microfilm the Parti communist français comptes rendues et rapports des 6e-15e Congrès National du Parti communiste français, for the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s.