Papers of Fergus Wilson
Memoirs, articles and papers relating to teaching.
- 1944-c. 1998
0.37 linear metres (3 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 12196/1].
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CMD ID 12196
Papers of Fergus Brunswick Wilson, 1908 - 1999
Biographical / Historical
After studying at the Hertfordshire Institute of Agriculture and Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, Crowston joined the Colonial Service, working as an Agricultural Officer in Zanzibar and Kenya. After the Second Wolrd War he lectured at Cambridge University in Tropical Agriculture and Land Use, and from 1952-1964 he worked as Professor of Agriculture and Dean of the Faculty at Makerere University College, Uganda. He joined the Food Aid Organization in 1964.
Original order has been preserved.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Fergus Wilson in January 2000 as part of the United Nations Career Records Project
- Cataolgue of the Papers of Fergus Wilson
- Finding aid prepared by Carys Howell
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