Miscellaneous Documents

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 JRC/6/6
  • Dates of Creation
      [1950s-1960s]
  • Physical Description
      2 folders containing 65 documents

Scope and Content

Includes: Copy of a study on 'The Choice of Subjects and of Careers'. MJRC report, 'On the Future of the Council', with comments by various members. , 'Aims of the Survey to be carried out by the Manchester Joint Research Council'. Notes on a 'Discussion with Mr. Zvegintzov, of the National Research Development Corporation'. Draft paper, 'Draft, Oil – Resources and Economics'. Outline of Symposium on 'Fuel and Power'. Notes by Executive Liaison Officer, 'MJRC: Investigation into the Use of Science'. 'Technical Education, Shortage of Scientists, Technologists and Technicians' by John Wellens, author of Education and Training in Industry (Columbine Press). Personal comments on the White Paper by an Industrial Education Officer. Two copies of a note regarding 'ASLIB’s (The Association of Special Libraries and Information Bureaux) Services to Industry'. Extract from a circular letter summarising discussions about the Corporation’s future activities. ' Memorandum on 'The Future Activities of the Council'. Draft report, 'Britain’s Scientific and Technological Manpower' by George L. Payne. Private Comments by G.N. Burkhardt. MJRC report, 'Six month pilot survey for an investigation into the factors which influence a schoolboy in his choice of subject at the university'. Notes on a proposed study, 'The Use of Scientific Staff in Industry'.

Former reference: GNBA/22/1-65