Arts Council of Great Britain: records, 1928-1997

Series description

Series title: Information Department: Information Officer's Arts and Disability Papers, 1977-1988
Reference: ACGB/77
Extent: 1m 10cm


This series relates to Council's early work on the issue of Arts and Disability. It contains the files of Information Officer, Rod Fisher. He was active in this area throughout the latter half of the 1970s and through into the mid 1980s, before the Council established the Arts and Disability Unit within the Planning Department during 1986/87.

Scope and content

These files contain internal Council correspondence, general correspondence with outside organisations, committee minutes, papers relating to investigations and inquiries, questionnaire results, press cuttings, press releases etc.

There is no list of the individual files in this series currently available.


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Restrictions on access

Because this series is uncatalogued, access is restricted under section 22 (information intended for future publication) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. For more information, please write by e-mail to or by post to Victoria and Albert Museum Archives (ref. ACGB), Blythe House, 23 Blythe Road, London W14 0QX.