UNAM Archives

Collection PA 7 - Williams Collection

Identity area

Reference code

PA 7

Title

Williams Collection

Date(s)

  • 1985 - 1994 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

A total of xx boxes or xx cubic feet

Context area

Name of creator

Williams, Prof. Peter (19xx)

Biographical history

Peter Williams was the Director of the Education Programme, Human Resource Development Group of the Commonwealth Secretariat. He was also a Professor of Education in Developing Countries at the University of London, Institute of Education. In addition, he also worked as consultant in educational development. Prof. Williams was part of the Commission on Higher Education in Namibia.

Repository

Archival history

The collection from UK was donated to UNAM by Prof. Williams and received at UNAM in April 2015, Windhoek.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Prof. Williams

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The Williams collection contains materials which relate to the development of education in Namibia. Through the work of the Commission on Higher Education, the collection documents the plans for education in a new independent Namibia including the establishment of the University of Namibia. The materials in the collection mostly constitute raw documents that were collected by the Commission as part of its consultation. All are paper documents.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

The majority of the documents were numbered as Document 1 – 152 and this numbering has been maintained by the archivist and became part of the archives reference number. Other documents which came with no numbering have been listed and given archives reference numbers.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open

Conditions governing reproduction

Only up to a maximum of a third of a file can be reproduced.

Language of material

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Notes area

Access points

Place access points

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Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

Digital object metadata

Media type

Text

Mime-type

application/pdf

Filesize

415.3 KiB

Uploaded

November 30, 2016 12:43 AM

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