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1979, 1979-04 - 1979-05

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JVR/11/10

Scope and Contents

Field notes from a trip to Cuba, contained in a spiral-bound shorthand notebook. 77 leaves, 8 in. x 5 in. Entries in this notebook include:
[f. 1] Institute of International Economy
[f. 8] 7 April. Ministry of Agriculture: Department of Foreign Relations
[f. 12] (blank)
[f. 32] Co-operative, Consolation del Sur
[f. 36] Office of National Assembly of People's Power
[f. 43] National School for Direction of Economy
[ff. 46, 53] (blank)
[f. 54] [Agricultural enterprise]
[f. 56] Nickel plant (in or near Holguin)
[f. 61] [Agricultural machinery plant] (in or near Holguin)
[f. 63] [electronics and computers plant]
[f. 66] Institute of Economic Research
[ff. 74-77] (blank)
And from the back:
[f. 77v] Federation of Women
[f. 74v] Director of the Institute for Reform: New Economic System
[f. 64v] Psychiatric Hospital
[ff. 62v-57v] (blank)
[f. 56v] Institute of Sugar Research
[ff. 54v-77v] (blank)


  • Creation: 1979-04 - 1979-05


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Access to some material in this collection is restricted while the author is still living, on the ground that it touches on their private or professional concerns. Other material has been reserved because, in the College's opinion, the contents of these files might be considered confidential, or offensive, by living people other than the author. Further information about such restrictions will be provided in the records of relevant items and files.

Biographical / Historical

Field Notebooks: listing of entries. The dates and sources of Joan Robinson's notes are derived from comparison of the field notes and the travel diaries, as far as is possible.


1 notebook(s) : paper

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: April and possibly May.

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 10:41:16+00:00

Genre / Form

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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