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Jock Campbell, 1953-1976

MS. Nicholson 39
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Articles and speeches by John Middleton ('Jock') Campbell:

  1. Folder 1: Typescripts (drafts) of articles and memos, (notes for) speeches, talks and addresses by Jock Campbell, including 'Minding Bookers Business', 1953; Note on the General Problem of the Economy in British Guiana, 1953; 'British Capital in the Changing Conditions of the Colonies, 1954; 'Script of a broadcast talk given by Mr. J. M. Campbell over Radio Demerara on the 4th of March 1956'; 'Excerpt from At Home and Abroad, Tuesday 25 June', 1957; 'Commonwealth Sugar Agreement', 1957; 'Broadcast by Sir Jock Campbell, 9th March 1958, over Radio Demerara'; BBC talk about British Guiana, 1958; 'Paternalism - Good or Bad?', 1958; Speech at Cocoa Chocolate and Confectionary Alliance Annual General Meeting, 1958; 'The Business Bountiful', 1958; 'What are Directors for?', 1959; 'Development and Organisation of Booker Brothers, McConnell & Company Ltd', 1959.
  2. Folder 2: Typescripts (drafts) of articles and memos, (notes for) speeches, talks and addresses by Jock Campbell, including 'Industry's Responsibilities Overseas', 1960; Text of broadcast by Sir Jock Campbell, Radio Demerara, Sunday, 21st February, 1960; Address at the Business Luncheon in Edmonton on the 10th September, 1964; Notes for C.B.N. meeting on Wednesday 6th May, [1964]; Talk by Sir Jock Campbell, Chairman of Bookers, on 7th July to the younger members of management from U.K. operating companies, [c.1964]; Talk to Cadets - 7 July; 1965; Speech at official opening of Alfred Button's new depot at High Wycombe, 1965; 'National Planning', 1965; 'SMC Speech by JMC, Jamaica, May 1966; 'Is the business of Government the government of business?', 1967; Talk to a group of Labour members of both Houses of Parliament, 1967; Speech for the Robert Owen Bi-centenary Debate, 1971; 'From Demerara to Milton Keynes', speech at the Wilderness Club Dinner, 1974; Speech to the Polytechnic of the South Bank on the Planning and Building of Milton Keynes, 1974; Speech notes for the Soul Club, 1976.
  3. Folder 3: Printed articles, including 'The Development and Organisation of Bookers', Seminar at the London School of Economics delivered in November 1959, [1959]; 'The Responsibilities of Big Business', Listener, Vol.LXL No.15545, 1959; 'The New Africa, Pride and Prejudice: Sense and Sensibility', Address delivered at the annual general meeting in London of the Africa Bureau on 29th November 1962, [1962]; 'The West Indies and the Future, International Affairs, Vol.39 No.3, 1963; 'The Problem of Choice', Your Future, Careers Information for Sixth-formers and Undergraduates, 1966; 'Sugar and the EEC', Venture -Socialism in the Developing World, Vol.19 No.2, 1967; 'Shopkeeping in Developing Countries', Journal of Retailing, Vol.44 No,.1, 1968; 'A New Role for Private Enterprise', International Development, Vol.X No.4, 1968.


  • Creation: 1953-1976


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Nicholson 39

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom