Dr J Fisher research papers: docks reorganisation

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The deposit includes press cuttings relating to the Devlin Inquiry into dock working, 1970s; minutes of local modernisation committee, 1966-1971; minutes of Southampton Port joint negotiating sub-committee , 1969; manuscript notes; The Port, 1970s; The Docker, 1972-1974.

Administrative / Biographical History

At the time the papers were deposited, Dr Fisher was a lecturer in the Department of Educational Studies, University of Surrey. The subject of his PhD research was the reorganisation of docks, 1954-1974.

Reference: Accession file for MSS.298

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open

Archivist's Note

An authority file exists for this individual (GB 152 AAR1181).

Custodial History

The papers were accumulated in the course of Dr Fisher's PhD research. He deposited them in the Modern Records Centre in October 1988.

Personal Names