Fonds GB 0210 RWALKER - R. W. Walker Papers,

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R. W. Walker Papers,


  • 1966-1979 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.258 cubic metres (9 boxes)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

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.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by R. W. Walker, Orpington, Kent, in 1982.

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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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Finding aids

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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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

April 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

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.

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