Advisory Committee

Scope and Content

Report by the Advisory Committee.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Advisory Committee was appointed at a meeting of the Executive Committee of 15/12/1905. Members of this Committee when appointed were Sir William Richmond, President of the Royal Academy, Sir Astor Webb, Lord Balcarres, Mr Belcher, Mr Sidney Colvin and Mr Hugh Chisholm.

The remit of Advisory Committee was to report to the Executive on the issue of the site for the Memorial to Shakespeare and to draw up a preliminary statement covering the terms of the competition for the design of such Memorial.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Related Material

- See SMNT/7/2/1 for material documenting the competition for the design of a Memorial to Shakespeare (May 1908).