Royal Society for Arts

Scope and Content

Material connected to the Royal Society of Arts and the Royal Asiatic Society's interaction with it.


The material was divided into two files:

  • OS5/1 - The Practical Study of Colonial Culture
  • OS5/2 - Bicentenary

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the archivist. The archive is open on Tuesdays and Fridays 10-5, and Thursdays 2-5. Access is to any researcher without appointment but it will help if an appointment is made via phone or email. Please bring photo ID.

Acquisition Information

These are part of the Royal Asiatic Society's institutional records gathered in its business.

Archivist's Note

This material was catalogued by Nancy Charley, RAS Archivist, in 2019.

Conditions Governing Use

Digital photography (without flash) for research purposes may be permitted upon completion of a copyright declaration form, and with respect to current UK copyright law.

Custodial History

This material was given to the Royal Asiatic Society or produced by the Royal Asiatic Society in its dealings with the Royal Society of Arts.

Geographical Names