Minute Book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 MBH2/1/3
  • Dates of Creation
      1850-1855
  • Physical Description
      1 vol., 33 × 21.5 cms; 1 enclosure.

Scope and Content

The volume contains minutes of regular and special meetings of the Society's Council, and (from 1854) the Exhibition Committee and New Building Committee. The minutes invariably record the location and date of the meetings, the names of those present, statements of account, proceedings of the Finance Committee, lists of accounts to be paid, and routine business. In addition, there are resolutions, copies of correspondence, general reports, resolutions, and lists of new members.