John Gibson (1887-1980): Biographical Entry – Writing Lives

John Gibson (1887-1980): Biographical Entry

3:O232 GIBSON, (John?), Untitled, TS, pp.7 (c.5,000 words). Brunel University Library.

Transcribed from a tape-recording telling briefly of political activities (Clydeside Shop Stewards’ Committee; membership of British Socialist Party, Independent Labour Party, Labour Party and Communist Party), including comments on the engineers’ strike of 1908 and with an eye-witness account of the St. George’s Square riot of 1919.


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