Papers mainly derived from McClelland's service on various official bodies, 1953-1975.
Papers of Professor William Grigor McClelland
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 152 MCD
- Dates of Creation1953-1975
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description31 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Professor McLelland was a research fellow in management studies at Balliol College, Oxford from 1962 to 1965 and Director of the Manchester Business School from 1965 to 1977.
He served on the following bodies: the Consumer Council, 1963-1966; the National Economic Development Council, 1968-1970; the NEDC's Economic Development Committee for the Distributive Trades, 1965-1970, and Management Education, Training and Development Committee; the Industrial Reorganisation Corporation, 1967-1971; board and governing body of the International Institute for the Management of Technology, Milan.
He was also managing director (1950-1965) and chairman (from 1966) of Laws Stores Limited of Gateshead.
This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/using/
Other Finding Aids
Link to full catalogue: http://mrc-catalogue.warwick.ac.uk/records/MCD
The collection was deposited with the Centre in 1979 by the Manchester Business School.
Accruals: January 1980, Industrial Reorganisation Corporation minutes.