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Booker Group in British Guiana, 1956-1964

MS. Nicholson 43
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Original files 'B.G. Strike 1963' and 'B.G. Elections 1964', mainly correspondence (copies of cables) between Booker Bros. McConnell & Co. Ltd., London (Jock Campbell), The Booker Group in British Guiana, Georgetown (Anthony Tasker et al.) and Premier Minister of British Guiana, Cheddi Jagan, about political and economic developments in British Guiana, Apr-Aug 1963 (strike) and 1964-1965 (elections). Includes some newspaper cuttings, reports and other background information.

Also includes copies of B.G. Sugar [monthly newsletter/bulletin of the B.G. Sugar Producers Association], Jun 1956-Dec 1960 and Jan 1961-Sep 1962 [incomplete].


  • Creation: 1956-1964


3 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Nicholson 43

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom