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Collection Level Description: Papers of W.J. Young

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Pac. s. 124
Title: Papers of W.J. Young
Dates of Creation: 1954-1972
Extent: 1 file

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

W.J. Young (b 1926) was educated at Luton Grammar School and South Bedford College, undertaking military service, 1944-1947 as a coder in the Royal Navy. He was Assistant Engineer, Fiji, from 1953 and Senior Executive Engineer from 1961.

Scope and Content

Reports and official publications relating to the Public Works Department, Fiji, 1954-1972, including a work study survey, policy statement, codes of practice and proposed departmental expansion.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library by Young in September 1991.

Access Conditions

Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Further Information

Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Access Points

Young | W.J. | b 1926 | engineer

Public Works Department | Fiji

Public Works | Fiji

Civil engineering | Fiji


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22 March 2012