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Publications and background information, 1954-1977; n.d.

MS. Nicholson 59

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Articles, brochures and other published material relating to social and economic policy in Guyana, nationalisation, economic development, independence of Guyana and its 10th anniversary, Booker in British Guiana/Guyana, economy and politics in the Caribbean:
  1. Harris Wilson, History, Fable and Myth in the Caribbean and the Guianas, 1970.
  2. Martin Carter, Man and Making - Victim and Vehicle, 1971.
  3. Paul Singh, Guyana: socialism in a plural society, 1971.
  4. M. Shahabuddeen, Towards Industrial Justice in Guyana, 1974.
  5. Michael Caine, 'Economics of responsibility, Capitalism in a developing country', 1974. [draft paper]
  6. Ann Spackmann, 'The Role of Private Companies in the Politics of Empire: A case Study of Bauxite and Diamond Companies in Guyana in the early 1920s', Social and Economic Studies, Vol.24 No.3, 1975. [photocopy]
  7. Maurice St. Pierre, 'Race, the Political Factor and the Nationalization of the Demerara Bauxite Company, Guyana', Social and Economic Studies, Vol.24 No.4, 1975.
  8. Budget 1976 Co-operative Republic of Guyana, Budget Speech, National Assembly 24th November 1975. [photocopy]
  9. 'On the Compensation of Capitalists by Communists', Mar 1976. [draft]
  10. Kempe R. Hope, Wilfred L. David and Aubrey Armstrong, 'Guyana's Second Development Plan 1972-1976: A Macro-Economic Assessment', World Development, Vol.4 No.2, 1976. [photocopy]
  11. Clive Y. Thomas: 'Bread and Justice: The Struggle for Socialism in Guyana', Monthly Review, September 1976.
  12. Charts/statistics relating to the economic development of Guyana, c.1960-1976.
  13. 'Dr. Jagan's address to P.P.P.', extract from The Daily Chronicle of British Guiana of Saturday, December 22nd [1956?]
  14. 'Leader's address to the Special Congress of the People's National Congress at PLN, Sophia, Demerara, on Saturday, 14th December, 1974'. [photocopy of transcript]
  15. 'Broadcast to the Nation by Comrade L.F.S. Burnham, Prime Minister, on the Occasion of the 10th Anniversary of Independence, 1976'. [photocopy of transcript]
  16. Programmes and leaflets relating to the celebrations of the 10th Anniversary of independence, [May 1976].
  17. 'Notes on a meeting held on Saturday, 23rd July, 1960, at which Mr. J. Smith, Lecturer of the London School of Eonomics, presented his Impressions of Bookers' social policy in British Guiana', 1960.
  18. Lloyd Searwar, 'Booker Guiana - A Study in the Development of an Image and the Implications for Independence', n.d. [early 1960s?]
  19. 'History of Booker in Guyana', 'The Guyana Sugar Industry' and 'Sugar in the Guyanese Economy', 1976. [photocopies of publication by the Guyana Information Service].
  20. Lord Simon of Wythenshaw, Population and Resources of Barbados, 1954.
  21. Sir Jock Campbell, 'The West Indies and the Future', International Affairs, Vol. 39 No.3, 1963. [reprint]
  22. Isaiah A. Litvak and Christopher J. Maule, 'Nationalisation in the Carribbean Bauxite Industry', International Affairs, Vol.51 No.1, 1975. [photocopy]
  23. M.L.O Faber, 'Arguments for Aiding A Programme of Divestment in the Commonwealth Caribbean', 1976. [conference paper].
  24. Statement of Mr. Denis. J. DeVerteuil, Chairman and Chief Executive of Stephens & Ross Limited at a Press Conference held at the Holiday Inn, Port of Spain, on Thursday 3 March 1977. [transcript]


  • 1954-1977; n.d.


1 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Nicholson 59

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