File: Whitworth Art Gallery

Scope and Content

The file covers reorganisation at the Gallery following the retirement of Professor Reginald Dodwell, when the posts of Gallery Director and professor of history of art were separated. There is also discussion of the Gallery's Centenary Appeal, as well as specific collections including the Tabley House virginals, and the Hal Burton bequest.

Former reference: 1143

Related Material

See VCA/7/579. The file covering the period 1981-1985 is believed lost.