Papers relating to his involvement with the National Health Service as a member of various committees and boards, 1953-1982; industrial relations and Picton's involvement with Wage Councils, 1955-1982; Picton's service as chairman and member of the West Midland Rent Assessment Panel, 1967-1979.
University of Birmingham Staff Papers: Papers of Jacob Glyndwr Picton
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 150 US 34
- Dates of Creation1953-1982
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description9 linear metres
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Jacob Glyndwr Picton was a member of the Faculty of Commerce and Social Science at University of Birmingham.
Reference: Finding aid to the Picton Papers.
For further reading about the University of Birmingham see: Eric Ives, Diane Drummond, Leonard Schwarz The First Civic University: Birmingham 1880-1980 An Introductory History (The University of University of Birmingham Press. 2000).
The collection is arranged by the categories described above.
Conditions Governing Access
Open. Access to all registered researchers.
This collection was donated to University of Birmingham Library by Picton in 1978 and 1982.
Other Finding Aids
A paper catalogue to file level is available in the Special Collections Department and at the National Register of Archives in London.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the University Archivist, Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.
Further deposits are not expected.