The file contains material relating to the Anglo-Chinese Educational Institute. This was an initiative of the Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding 'for the furthering of education activity in relation to China'. Its trustees were Mary Adams, Derek Bryan, Patrick Daly, Joseph Needham, Joan Robinson and Innes Herdan. The material comprises trustee meeting minutes, financial statements, and discussions of potential premises (which ACEI shared with SACU).
The file also contains SACU finance committee minutes, and annual audit and treasurer's reports.