Arts Council of Great Britain: records, 1928-1997


Series description

Series title: External Relations Department: Press Cuttings and Press Releases, 1952-1988
Reference: ACGB/65
Extent: 54 items

Scope and content

This series contains press cuttings and press releases. The press cuttings are either arranged around a particular subject such as Arts Councilexhibitions, sponsorship, tax and so on, or, they are arranged chronologically. There are also some miscellaneous press cuttings.

The items in this series are arranged chronologically.

Access

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Restrictions on access

Access to unpublished material less than 30 years old may be restricted and requests for access can take up to 20 working days to be processed. When applying for access, it is helpful if you can quote the reference number, title and covering dates of the file(s) in question. For very large requests you are advised to contact us to discuss your requirements. All requests should be sent by e-mail to archive@vam.ac.uk or by post to Victoria and Albert Museum Archives (ref. ACGB), Blythe House, 23 Blythe Road, London W14 0QX.


Detailed catalogue

Reference Description Dates
ACGB/65/29 2b. Arts Council: Annual Report
2 transfer cases
1952-1955
ACGB/65/13 17. Housing the Arts
1 transfer case
1955-1987
ACGB/65/21 Presscuttings
1 file
1965-1966
ACGB/65/48 Press Releases
6 transfer cases
1967-1986
ACGB/65/22 2. Arts Council
1 file
1971-1981
ACGB/65/47 Miscellaneous Presscuttings
1 bundle
1972-1973
ACGB/65/32 V.A.T.
1 file
1972-1975
ACGB/65/28 Arts Council
1 file
1972-1976
ACGB/65/24 25. Museums and Galleries: Admission Charges
2 files
1973-1985
ACGB/65/36 Wealth Tax
2 files
1974-1975
ACGB/65/51 "Theatre Matters"
1 file
1974-1976
ACGB/65/39 28. Sponsorship
1 box
1975-1985
ACGB/65/50 10. Drama: National Theatre
1 transfer case
1976-1984
ACGB/65/23 21. Literature
1 transfer case
1976-1984
ACGB/65/41 40e. ICA
2 files
1976-1984
ACGB/65/30 26a. Music: Opera
3 files
1976-1985
ACGB/65/49 Miscellaneous
1 transfer case
1977
ACGB/65/52 Drama: Various Theatres
1 file
1977-1978
ACGB/65/10 26. Music
3 files
1977-1985
ACGB/65/20 36a. Arts Council Exhibitions
3 files
1977-1987
ACGB/65/4 Media Monitoring Arts Council Exhibitions
4 boxes
1977-1987
ACGB/65/5 Media Monitoring Council Cuttings (Best Presscuttings)
5 transfer cases
1977-1987
ACGB/65/53 The State of the British Theatre: Sunday Times Magazine
1 file
1978
ACGB/65/44 25g. Museums and Art Galleries: Victoria and Albert Museum
1 file
1978-1985
ACGB/65/42 34. Taxation
2 files
1978-1987
ACGB/65/19 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 bundle
1979
ACGB/65/54 10. Drama (general)
2 files
1979-1982
ACGB/65/6 12. Ethnic and Minority Groups
1 file
1979-1982
ACGB/65/26 25. Museums and Galleries
1 file
1979-1983
ACGB/65/27 25a. National Heritage
1 file
1979-1983
ACGB/65/40 36. Visual Art
3 files
1979-1983
ACGB/65/35 14a. Festivals: Notting Hill Carnival
3 files
1979-1987
ACGB/65/38 25d. Getty Museum
1 file
1979-1987
ACGB/65/46 Council Members, incl. Chairman, ACGB
1 file
1979-1988
ACGB/65/15 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1980
ACGB/65/16 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1981
ACGB/65/43 14b. Festival of India
1 file
1982
ACGB/65/17 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1982
ACGB/65/11 26. Music of Eight Decades
1 file
1982
ACGB/65/34 14c. Britain Salutes New York
1 file
1982-1983
ACGB/65/8 12b. Racial Issues
2 files
1982-1987
ACGB/65/25 25b. Libraries
1 file
1982-1987
ACGB/65/1 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1983
ACGB/65/9 Ethnic Arts - Press Cuttings
6 files
1983-1984
ACGB/65/7 12. Ethnic and Minority Arts
2 files
1983-1985
ACGB/65/18 10. Drama (General)
1 box
1983-1986
ACGB/65/3 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1984
ACGB/65/33 34a. Taxation: VAT on Books
1 file
1984-1985
ACGB/65/37 40d. South Bank Arts Centre
2 files
1984-1987
ACGB/65/14 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1985
ACGB/65/45 Daily Presscuttings: Miscellaneous
1 bundle
1985-1986
ACGB/65/31 34b. Taxation: Art in Lieu of Tax
1 file
1985-1987
ACGB/65/2 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 box
1986
ACGB/65/12 Media Monitoring Daily Presscuttings
1 transfer case
1987