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Brown, Wilfred Banks Duncan, 1908 - 1985 (Baron Brown of Machrihanish, politician and businessman)



  • Existence: 1908 - 1985

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Born Greenock, Scotland, 29 November 1908. Died 17 March 1985. Lived in St John's Wood, London.

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Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Biographical and Personal Material, 1930 - 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRWN 1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection held at Churchill Archives Centre provides a good picture of Wilfred Brown's varied career. It includes material on his work at the Glacier Metal Company and in the field of management, his career as a politician and his involvement with Brunel University (BRWN 3). There is a substantial series of correspondence, both personal and on political subjects (BRWN 2), and a series of drafts and typescripts of some of his many books, articles and lectures on management techniques...
Dates: 1930 - 1985
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.