Annotated scripts, administration files and articles from the Radio Times relating to the BBC Broadcasting for Schools programmes transmitted on BBC Radio. Most scripts are from the series for radio but there are also scripts and papers relating to the Radiovision programmes.
Papers of Duncan Taylor
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- ReferenceGB 366 DT
- Dates of Creation1933-1973
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description9 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Duncan Taylor was a producer and programme editor in the Schools Broadcasting Department of the BBC from 1947 to 1972. Previous to this he worked in teaching, educational administration and the RAF. He was the author of several books for children on careers and historical subjects.
Collection has been divided into three series:
1 - Scripts (1948-1973)
2 - Administrative files (1933-1972)
3 - Articles from the Radio Times (1950-1952)
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Duplicates have been removed. No further appraisal required.
Given by the family in October 2005.