Minutes of the AA Council, 1940-49

Scope and Content

Comprises of the minutes of meetings of the AA Council, 7 May 1940 - 28 February 1949. Also includes: notes on an interview granted to Captain Joseph Hill and Mr Alexander by Sir Clement Hindley, Regional Works Adviser on Monday 28th October, 1940, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council Meeting of 5 November 1940; Principal's Report, dated 1941, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 12 August 1941; Report to Architectural Association Council by School Exploratory Committee, 30 September 1941, inserted within the minutes of the Special Meeting of the AA Council of 1 October 1941; Second section of the School Exploratory Committee report, 20 October 1941, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 22 October 1941; copy of the President's address to Special Council meeting of 3 February 1942, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of the same date; Report of the Special School Sub-Committee, Select Committe, regarding the war time school, dated, 18 February 1942, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 8 June 1942; Report of the Special School Sub-Committee, Select Committee, regarding the Post-War School and Refresher Courses, dated 30 June 1942, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 14 July 1942; Principal's Report to the Council, 1943, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 23 February 1943; Final Report on Proposals for Collaboration in the Technical Training of the Architectural Association School of Architecture by the Associations of the Specialist Trades in the Building Industry, inserted within in the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 9 November 1943; Report on the interview between representatives of the AA and the Board of Education regarding the proposed AA Refresher Course, 7 January 1944, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 10 January 1944; Report on the Architectural Association Stand for the Building Trades Exhibition at Olympia, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 24 September 1947; Report of the Country School Ways and Means Committee, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 24 November 1947; Development Sub-Committee Programme of Work, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 5 January 1948; Honorary Treasurer's Report on the Revised Budget, January 1948, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 26 January 1948; memorandum of meeting between the President, Two Liaison Officers and the Students Committee on 30 January 1948, inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 23 February 1948; constitutions of the '45 Club, the Socialist Society, the AA Christian Union and the AA Grants and Fees Sub-Committee, all inserted within the minutes of the AA Council meeting of 7 June 1948; Honorary Editor's Report to Council on Changes in Production of the AA Journal, undated, inserted within the AA Council minutes of 24 January 1949.

Arrangement

Minutes are arranged chronologically from the front of the volume. An index is included at the front of the volume.

Acquisition Information

AA Secretary's Office.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Spine has disintegrated and binding are separate. Volume tied together with archival tape.