Document ReferenceBWL/9/1-9
TitlePapers relating to meetings of Celibride, the European Lace Trade Association; 1973-2000
Date Of Creation1973-2000
Extent1 box
LevelSeries
Content DescriptionBWL/9/1: Menu for Celibride dinner at the Pallavicini Palace, Vienna, Austria, 5 Oct. 1973;

BWL/9/2/1-9: Papers relating to the Celibride congress at Venice, Italy, 2-3 Jun. 1977, at which John A. Walker was to be elected President: including letter from Ronald G. Walton, Director of the British Lace Federation, to J.A. Walker, regarding travel arrangements, 3 Feb. 1977; programme; table and guest list for the dinner; goodwill message from the Lord Mayor of Nottingham, E.B. Bateman; President's report, in French; Celibride accounts and lists of officials;

BWL/9/3/1-5: Papers relating to the Celibride congress at Stratford-upon-Avon, 25-26 Apr. 1979, presided over by John A. Walker as President: including two menus for the dinner at the Shakespeare Hotel, signed by other delegates; typed speech by Ronald G. Walton, Director of the British Lace Federation, presenting a memento to Barbara Walker on behalf of the British lace industry; speech of welcome given by John A. Walker; address to the General Assembly given by John A. Walker;

BWL/9/4: Note from Francisco Griso Walls to John A. Walker, on his Investiture, 22 Apr. 1980;

BWL/9/5/1-7: Papers relating to the Celebride congress at Beaune, France, 28-29 Apr. 1983: including delegates' pack, signed menu, and commemorative medal on ribbon;

BWL/9/6: Report by John A. Walker on the current situation in the British lace trade, Apr. 1983;

BWL/9/7 File of information and correspondence relating to Celibride and the lace trade, mostly in French, gathered together by John A. Walker; includes reports from Basford Textile Group Ltd; May-Nov. 1984;

BWL/9/8/1-6: Papers relating to the Celebride congress held 13-14 Jun. 1985: two menus; report from Basford Textile Group Ltd ('the only UK representative of Celibride'); and account of expenses accrued in attending the congress; and typed speech outlining problems of competition caused by Eastern bloc countries, n.d. [c.1986];

BWL/9/9/1-10: Copy letters sent by John A. Walker to three Celibride colleagues, declining invitation to the 1987 Congress; postcards and letters sent to John A. Walker by former Celibride colleagues, in particular Jacques de Champs, 1987-2000; and letter in French inviting delegates to the Celibride congress at Jerez, from outgoing President Ramon Estany, 17 Mar. 1997.
LanguageFrench
English
Related MaterialPhotographs taken at Celibride events (BWL/12/31/1-57)
Related RecordBWL/12/31
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