File: Department of Architecture/School of Art

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers relating to the work of the department of architecture. The earliest material relates to relations with Manchester Education Committee concerning architecture courses at the College of Technology; there are also numerous papers concerning the relationship Municipal School of Art and the University in provision of architecture courses. The file also includes correspondence with RIBA (1946-1948) concerning examinations of the Association, including arrangements for the Visiting Board to inspect arrangements at Manchester. In addition, there is a folder of papers concerning departmental arrangements in the School of Architecture, including staffing and accommodation matters.

Former reference: 324

Related Material

See also the Department of Architecture archive ( DAR.