Hansard Society and Birkbeck College

Scope and Content

The files comprise correspondence with a number of members of the Hansard society, as well as details of meetings and reports. There is also material pertaining to the US scholars programme, and arrangements that were made with Birkbeck College.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Hansard Society had accommodation at Gower Street, 1972-1980s. The Hansard Scholars Programme was established by the Hansard Society in association with Birkbeck College, and was intended to be an academic programme for international students of politics and public affairs to develop their understanding of British Society and politics, whilst also meeting leading figures.

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