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Walker, R. W., papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 RWALKER

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: R. W. Walker Papers

Short Title: Walker, R. W., papers

Creation date(s): 1966-1979

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.258 cubic metres (9 boxes)

Name of creator(s): R. W. Walker


Administrative/Biographical history: Richard W. Walker was a further education lecturer in England and Singapore. From 1966-1970, he taught at Thurrocks Technical College, Grays, Essex, covering geography and quality control; in 1970-1976, he taught in the Business Studies Department, Sunderland Polytechnic, Northumberland, and in 1976-1979, he taught Business Studies at Ngee Ann Technical College, Singapore. He then returned to England, moving to Orpington, Kent.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of R. W. Walker relating to further education, 1964-1979, comprising Thurrock Technical College, Essex, workbooks, syllabuses and course notes, 1965-1970; Sunderland Polytechnic, Department of Business Studies, curriculae, meeting minutes, workbooks and other papers, 1970-1976; Ngee Ann Technical College, Singapore, meeting minutes, curriculum and correspondence, 1976-1979; and miscellaneous papers, 1964-1979.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1982, pp. 60-61, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by R. W. Walker, Orpington, Kent, in 1982.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1982.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2003

Business education | England | Sunderland
Business education | Singapore
Universities and colleges | Great Britain
Walker, R. W. | (Richard W.) | Archives

Personal names
Walker , R. W. (Richard W.) , lecturer

Corporate names
Ngee Ann Technical College
Sunderland Polytechnic
Thurrock Technical College

Grays (England)
Singapore ()
Sunderland (England)

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