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Minutes of Committee to consider ways and means for securing a satisfactory balance between income and expenditure

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

RAA/PC/6/8

Title

Minutes of Committee to consider ways and means for securing a satisfactory balance between income and expenditure

Date

08 July 1915

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece, 3pp.

Previous reference codes

1714

Historical Background

The Committee was appointed by the Council on 1 July 1915 and consisted of the "four trustees" (the President, Sir Edward Poynter, the Treasurer, Sir Aston Webb, the Keeper, Andrew C. Gow and Briton Riviere) and Sir Thomas Jackson.

Content Description

Ms minutes taken by the Secretary, Walter Lamb, of the meeting, which recommended that advertisements be placed in exhibition catalogues and that winter exhibitions including works of decorative art be held to increase income, and that prizes be reduced and voluntary pension contributions introduced as a means of retrenchment.