Document ReferenceUMP/2/3/30
TitlePhotograph of Prime Minister Harold Wilson opening the new Science buildings at the University of Nottingham; 1966
Extent1 photograph
Content DescriptionShows the P.M. cutting a ceremonial ribbon; the Vice-Chancellor Professor Frederick Sydney Dainton (afterwards Lord Dainton), stands behind him; the opening ceremony took place during the meeting of the British Association held at the University from 31 Aug. to 7 Sep. 1966; the opening of the new buildings marked the completion of 'Science City' as then envisaged.

Pasted into a photograph album UMP/2/3.
Termceremonies, opening of science buildings 1966
buildings, university buildings
Publication NoteDigital image available online. Please scroll down and follow the link in the URL field. Image number 95 in 'Campus Collection: A Photographic Record of the University of Nottingham', S. Ablett and D. Johnston, (Nottingham: Nottingham University Library, 1989).

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA78425Dainton; Frederick Sydney (1914-1997); Baron Dainton of Hallam Moors; created KB 1971; Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nottingham 1965-19701914-1997
NA78426Wilson; James Harold (1916-1995); Baron Wilson of Rievaulx; Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1964-1970, 1974-19761916-1995
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