Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)US116/2/14
TitleRetirement scrapbook
Extent1 file
Date1970-1996
DescriptionThis scrapbook largely contains material relating to Barker's retirement from the University of Birmingham in 1991 and his appointment as Emeritus Professor and consists of correspondence, tax and pension records, a handwritten document entitled 'Farewell to the University', and letters from academic colleagues received following his retirement. The file also contains correspondence relating to Barker's entry in Debrett's People of Today, and a number of letters from former students discussing their careers in the fields of academic or industrial chemistry. Some of the letters ask Barker to act as referee for job applications
Access StatusOpen