Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)JC6/1/E/1-5
TitlePapers relating to affairs of Birmingham City Art Gallery
Extent5 items
Date1873-1893
DescriptionCorrespondence and copy correspondence between Joseph Chamberlain and various individuals, including persons associated with Birmingham City Art Gallery and Museum, relating to matters including bequests of paintings to the City Gallery; and Chamberlain's involvement in the Art Congress and the Public Picture Gallery Fund Trust; with printed material
Including /2 Printed extracts from Birmingham Borough Minutes of Council relating to resolution passed accepting gifts of works of art to Birmingham City Art Gallery from Henry Buckley, Joseph Chamberlain and Richard Chamberlain [brother of Joseph Chamberlain], 1881; /5 Copy letter from Joseph Chamberlain to Mr Martineau relating to Chamberlain's decision to resign from the Public Picture Gallery Fund Trust and his general opinion of the Trust's activities, 1893
Access StatusOpen