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Full Group of Russian delegates - Hull congress 1924

At the centre front is Michael Tomsky, Chair of the All Russian Central Council of Trade Unions, who was a fraternal delegate to Congress in 1924 and 1925.

Russian trade unions contributed some £250,000 to the Miners Federation during the lockout, but a cheque for £26,000 sent to the TUC was returned. Tomsky sent a letter to the 1926 Congress, which the British government had prohibited him from attending, criticising the General Council's handling of the General Strike.

Title Soviet delegates at TUC Congress, Hull, 1924
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Production Date 1924
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Holding Institution TUC Library Collections, London Metropolitan University
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