G.A.C. Herklots (1902-86), CBE (1961) was educated at Trent College, Derbyshire, Leeds University and Trinity Hall, Cambridge. He was made Secretary for Development, Hong Kong, 1946, Secretary for Colonial Agricultural Res[ources] and Secretary of the Committee for Colonial Agriculture, Animal Health and For[estry] Res[ources], Colonial Office, 1948. He served as Principal, I.C.T.A., from 1953.
Two posters and one original drawing promoting the British War Organization Fund in Hong Kong, [1939-1941].
The papers were donated to the library by Jeremy Herklots on 9th December 1998.Access Conditions
Bodleian reader's ticket required.Reproduction Restrictions
No reproduction or publication of papers without the author's permission. Contact the library in the first instance.
Photographs of Tang Yin Wei's plant drawings and three books by Herklots on Hong Kong trees and vegetables were sent to the University's Department of Plant Sciences, a book and offprint on fish to the Radcliffe Science Library.
The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.
Herklots | G.A.C. | 1902-1986 | colonial agricultural officer
British War Organization Fund
World War, 1939-1945 | Hong Kong (China)