Great to see you posted your inquiry on our Bootle Forum.
Fingers crossed you get a response.
I've also emailed info regarding Crosby Library and their archive.
Also check out Litherland and Ford Digital... http://www.litherland-digital.co.uk
Message board... http://members.boardhost.com/litherland-ford/
And on Facebook look for the following groups...
Memories of Growing up in Litherland (Merseyside)
Bootle and Sefton History
Bootle pasts news room
Mack (Bootle site admin)