File: Exchequer Grant

Scope and Content

File consisting of papers relating to financial grants received by the University from the UK Treasury. There is extensive material on departmental requests for financial aid for new staff and accommodation; increases in salaries; new degrees and scholarships. There are detailed reports from various departments concerning their future needs. There is also a variety of correspondence between the vice-chancellor and his counterparts at other universities concerning their joint requests for additional funding by government.

Former reference: 50


The original order of the file has been maintained; arrangement is not strictly chronological.