Correspondence with the Chancellor of the Exchequer and memoranda

Scope and Content

This file documents the negotiations and relationship of the Joint Council with the Chancellor of the Exchequer, to obtain support and funding for the National Theatre project. Includes memoranda, correspondence and arrangements for a delegation to visit the Chancellor to put forward the case for the National Theatre.


The material is arranged chronologically as follows:

- Folder 1 of 2: 1957-1958

- Folder 2 of 2: 1959-1960; memoranda and notes whose date is unclear, but which were filed with the rest of the material documenting relations with the chancellor, have also been placed in this folder.

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