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Scope and Content

Press releases and draft press releases. Engineering press cutting announcing creation of the MJRC (1944). Notes on 'Research, and Possible Ways the above (MJRC) can assist in bringing together Science and Industry'. Notes on 'The possible activities of the Council, Future Activities of the Council'. Summary of 'Suggestions Bearing on the Education, Training and Utilisation of Scientists and Technicians', by Willis Jackson. Draft programme for the 'Macromolecules', post graduate course at Manchester University Chemistry Department. Letter and memorandum regarding the report, Methods for Promoting the Utilisation of Non-Patentable Scientific and Technical Results'. Notes from the Executive Liaison Officer. Notes on 'Sponsored Research', with a note from the Chairman. Draft Documents A, B and C, 'Scheme for investigating amongst a cross-section of some 300 firms in the North West area, the extent to which the application of science and the scientific method is followed and the need, if any, for new facilities for help from science to industry'. Correspondence regarding the MJRC conference on 'The Place of University Graduates in Industry', including texts of papers by J.O. Cutter, 'The Place of the University Graduate in Industry'. A summary of Dr. F.A. Vick’s paper, 'The Science Graduate: Training, Selection and Suitability for Industry'; and an account of the conference. 'Proposed Investigation into the Scientific Needs of Industry, etc. In the North West', notes for The Industrial Grants Committee of the Department of Science and Industrial Research (DSIR).

Former reference: GNBA/21/1-33.