Minutes and agenda for meetings of the Finance Committee, as well as notes taken at meetings.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
This Committee was appointed to manage the funds in relation to the Shakespeare Memorial monument project, to be completed by 1916, pending the establishment of a National Theatre, and for the organisation of festivals and performances to promote Shakespearean drama. The appointment of this Committee was recommended by the Special Committee in a report dated 19/07/1912.
The following were members of the Finance Committee when appointed: Carl Meyer, Mr. Donald, George Bernard Shaw, Mr Hubert Cox, Mr A.E. Balfour and Lady de la Warr.
The material is arranged in three folders as follows:
- Folder 1 of 3: 1912
- Folder 2 of 3: 1915
- Folder 3 of 3: 1924
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