- 1966-1979 / (Creation)
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Extent and medium
0.258 cubic metres (9 boxes)
Name of creator
Richard W. Walker was a further education lecturer in England and Singapore. From 1966-1970, he taught at Thurrocks Technical College, Grays, Essex, covering geography and quality control; in 1970-1976, he taught in the Business Studies Department, Sunderland Polytechnic, Northumberland, and in 1976-1979, he taught Business Studies at Ngee Ann Technical College, Singapore. He then returned to England, moving to Orpington, Kent.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by R. W. Walker, Orpington, Kent, in 1982.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Papers of R. W. Walker relating to further education, 1964-1979, comprising Thurrock Technical College, Essex, workbooks, syllabuses and course notes, 1965-1970; Sunderland Polytechnic, Department of Business Studies, curriculae, meeting minutes, workbooks and other papers, 1970-1976; Ngee Ann Technical College, Singapore, meeting minutes, curriculum and correspondence, 1976-1979; and miscellaneous papers, 1964-1979.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records have been retained.
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged in chronological order.
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Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright regulations apply.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1982, pp. 60-61, at the National Library of Wales.
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Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from contents of fonds.
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Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1982.