Letters

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 VCA/6/405
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 H54/1-4
  • Dates of Creation
      1913
  • Physical Description
      4 pieces; 5 sheets

Scope and Content

From Thomas Coghlan Horsfall:

  • /1 20 Feb 1913, regrets he cannot sign memorial, [William] Mather shares Hopkinson's dislike of compulsion for continuation schools, but believes young need good physical training, and thinks continuation schools best way of achieving this;
  • /2 copy letter 24 Nov 1913, request for assistance in finding volunteers for University Settlement;
  • /3 copy letter, 10 Dec 1913, re. funds for 'Mr Shelley' following his operation; not optimistic on proposed chair of art at the University;
  • /4 copy letter 19 Dec 1913, chair or readership in art, Council will discuss, complicated by relations with [Manchester] School of Art, will need to very careful about selection of candidate, doubts expressed about credentials of 'Holborn' as candidate.