An anonymous lecture on programming and present-day control of coal distribution, to be delivered at the College of Technology, Leeds, on 10th December 1946, presumably by John Harry Jones

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Typescript lecture on programming and present-day control of coal distribution, with manuscript amendments by John Harry Jones.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Harry Jones was Professor of Economics at Leeds 1919-1946. He was born in Wales and graduated at Cardiff in 1903. After further study at Leipzig and Berlin he lectured at Liverpool and Glasgow before coming to Leeds. During the First World War he served in the Ministries of Munitions and of Labour. Later he served on a number of Royal Commissions and Boards, notably the Nova Scotia Royal Commission of Economic Enquiry in 1934

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Professor A. J. Taylor, March 1985

Note

In English