Harold Wycliffe Jackson (1906-63) became head of the Diplomatic Section, Control Office (Germany and Austria), 1946 before moving to Malaya, where he took the post of Deputy Director of Broadcasting in 1946 and Director, 1951-1958. He was later appointed first General Manager, Rhodesia Television, 1960-1963.
Scrapbook and press cuttings accumulated as Director of Broadcasting, Malaya, 1946-1958 and as first General Manager, Rhodesia Television, 1960-1963, with accompanying correspondence and photographs; contribution on Malayan programmes by Norman Lloyd Williams, [?1946-1958].
The papers were donated to the library by Jackson's widow, Mrs. J.H. Jackson in October 1985.Accruals
Further press cuttings were donated to the library in May 1986 and added to the collection.Access Conditions
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Listed as no. 591 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
Jackson | Harold Wycliffe | 1906-1963 | broadcasting director
Broadcasting | Malaya | History
Television broadcasting | Southern Rhodesia | History