Papers pf Peter Jackson MP

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Constituency correspondence, papers relating to the Select Committee on Agriculture and papers relating to the General Election of 1970

Administrative / Biographical History

Peter Michael Jackson was born in October 1928. After attending the Universities of Liverpool and Leicester, he became a lecturer in sociology at the University of Hull, 1964-66. He was then elected Labour MP for the High Peak Division of Derbyshire. He was defeated in 1970, and again in February 1974. He was a fellow of Hull University, 1970-72 and a tutor for the Open University, 1972-74. He became Senior Planning Officer for South Yorkshire County Council in 1974 and unsuccessfully contested the Birmingham North constituency in the European parliamentary election in 1979.


DMJ/1-22 Constituency correspondence, 1966-1970

DMJ/23-34 Papers relating to the Select Committee on Agriculture, 1968

DMJ/35-40 Papers relating to the General Election of 1970

Conditions Governing Access

Data Protection Act applies (sensitive personal data)

Other Finding Aids

Entry in Modern political papers subject guide

Custodial History

Donated by Peter M Jackson, 1972


Personal Names