Transfer of Royal Architectural Museum Collections to the Victoria and Albert Museum

Scope and Content

Comprises of correspondence relating to negotiations between the Architectural Association (AA) and the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) for the donation of items from the Royal Architectural Museum (RAM) collections, 29 October 1915 - 06 March 1916; list of original works presented to the V&A by the AA, together with covering letter, 13 December 1916; correspondence relating to the sale of further items from the RAM collections to the V&A, 12 October 1920 - 10 March 1921. Correspondents include F.R. Yerbury (1885-1970), Eric Maclagan (1879-1951), Sir Cecil Harcourt Smith (1859-1944), Bernard Rackham (1876-1964), V&A Department of Ceramics.

Arrangement

Correspondence arranged chronologically.