Independance Working Party, 1970

Scope and Content

Comprises of minutes of the meetings of the Independance Working Party, 24 August - 14 September 1970. Includes a memorandum of a meeting with representatives of the Department of Education and Science, 2 September 1970.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Independance Working Party was established by the AA Council to assist in planning the AA's survival as an independant body following the breakdown of merger negotiations with Imperial College of Science and Technology in February 1970.


Minutes are inserted loose within the volume at page 73. Also included within the volume are minutes of the Building Sub Committee, 1968-70, the No. 31 Parliament Hill Management Sub Committee, 1964-65, the AA Students' Working Party, 1970, and the Space Working Party, 1971.