Catalogue description Papers of Albert Ballard

This record is held by Sheffield City Archives

Details of ABC 1-22
Reference: ABC 1-22
Title: Papers of Albert Ballard

Including Party Political papers and correspondence with A V Alexander 1921-1955 and a few from Alexander 1957-1965.


Papers, mainly formal, as chairman of Hospital Board and Education Committee 1950-1967.


Cuttings, programmes, etc., during mayoralty. 1957-1958.


Speeches and addresses of various dates (some early, 20th century).

Date: 1922-1967
Held by: Sheffield City Archives, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Ballard, Albert, d 1969, Alderman and Lord Mayor of Sheffield

Physical description: 10 boxes
  • Alexander, A V, fl 1921-1965, of Sheffield
  • Darling, George, 1905-1985, MP for Sheffield Hillsborough
  • Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • Hillsborough, Ecclesfield, West Riding of Yorkshire
Administrative / biographical background:

Albert Ballard was Alderman and Lord Mayor of Sheffield; Co-operative party agent in the Hillsborough constituency of Sheffield for A. V. Alexander and G. Darling 1922-1954; subsequently Chairman of the Sheffield United Hospital Board 1948-1963 and Chairman of Sheffield Education Committee 1959-1967.

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