SMNT General Committee

Scope and Content

This sub-series includes minutes and notices and agendas for meetings of the General Committee of the Shakespeare Memorial National Theatre. The General Committee often only met once a year, on the occasion of the Annual General Meeting.

Administrative / Biographical History

The General Committee was appointed ca. 1904-1905.


The material in this sub-series is arranged chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access


Related Material

- Minutes and attendance registers for meetings of the SMNT General Committee may also be found in minute books SMNT/1/6/1-3 and SMNT/1/6/6-7.

- The correspondence of memebers of the SMNT Committee up to 1930 is mostly located in sub-series SMNT/2/1.

- The internal papers of the SMNT Committee after the formation of the Joint Council in 1946 may be found in series SMNT/4.

- A full list of names on the General Committee in 1905 appears in SMNT/1/6/1, meeting of 28/02/1905.