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The Resource Gordon Adam : [Fonds]

Gordon Adam : [Fonds]

Label
Gordon Adam : [Fonds], 1980-1995
Title
Gordon Adam
Title remainder
[Fonds]
Inclusive dates
1980-1995
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The material comprising this collection reflects Gordon Adam's work in the herein mentioned European Parliament Committees. His professional career as a mining engineer predisposed his involvement in the Committee for Energy, there is a lot of material on nuclear energy in particular. The collection is very incomplete, the bulk mainly refers to the period between 1991-94
Biographical or historical data
Gordon Adam (28 March 1934 - present) went to Carlisle Grammar School and the University of Leeds, from which he obtained a Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. After becoming a Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in 1953, he joined the National Coal Board as a mining engineer in 1959. Adam later became a Charted Engineer member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining. Adam was the Labour Party candidate for the Tynemouth constituency in the 1966 and 1974 General Elections. In 1979 Adam was elected as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for Northumbria on the Labour Party ticket, thereby becoming a member of the Group of the Party of European Socialists in the European Parliament. He was nominated Vice-Chairman of the Energy, Research and Technology Committee of the Parliament in 1984, other positions he held in European Parliament Committees were, Committee on Budgets, Substitute, Committee on Fisheries, Member, Delegation for Relations with Russia, Member (1994), Delegation to the EU-Lithuania Joint Parliamentary Committee, Substitute. Adam retired from the European Parliament at the 2004 election.
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adam, Gordon
Language note
Fonds in English. Inventory in English
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Energy policy
  • Energy industries
  • Nuclear energy
  • Nuclear energy
Label
Gordon Adam : [Fonds]
Link
http://archives.eui.eu/en/fonds/151826?item=GA
Instantiates
Note
Descriptions are the property of the European University Institute (Historical Archives of the European Union), but can be freely used provided that reference is made to the source. Described by Mary Carr
Control code
FIEb17131145
Extent
43 files.
Governing access note
Unrestricted access
Immediate source of acquisition
The fonds was deposited by Jacques Schouller of the Archives Service, European Parliament on behalf of Gordon Adam in late 1995 in the Historical Archives.
Organization method
Arrangment is by subject matter.
System control number
  • FIEb1676383x
  • (OCoLC)933293871
Label
Gordon Adam : [Fonds]
Link
http://archives.eui.eu/en/fonds/151826?item=GA
Note
Descriptions are the property of the European University Institute (Historical Archives of the European Union), but can be freely used provided that reference is made to the source. Described by Mary Carr
Control code
FIEb17131145
Extent
43 files.
Governing access note
Unrestricted access
Immediate source of acquisition
The fonds was deposited by Jacques Schouller of the Archives Service, European Parliament on behalf of Gordon Adam in late 1995 in the Historical Archives.
Organization method
Arrangment is by subject matter.
System control number
  • FIEb1676383x
  • (OCoLC)933293871

Library Locations

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