The Committee was one of three set up following the demise of the Executive Committee on 31 May 1961; the other two were the Library Committee and the Publications Committee (see Officers’ Meeting, 18 May 1961, A11:5, f. 79)

Minutes incomplete

 1/    Minutes and Committee papers, 1961-78, held as follows:

Ref.

no ref. until 28 July 1966, then:

SC/66/1- SC/68/3            12 Oct. 1961 – 11 Apr. 1968

 -                             end of 1968, all 1969, all 1979; nothing held

SC/71/1-2                    19 May – 27 May 1971

SC/72/1-10                    10 Feb. – 7 Dec. 1972

SC/73/1-9                    1 Feb. – 6 Dec. 1973

SC/74/1-8                    24 Jan. – 5 Dec. 1974

SC/75/1-7                    26 Feb. – 18 Dec. 1975

SC/76/1-3                    26 Feb. – 28 Oct. 1976

SC/76/4                        18 Dec. 1976; nothing held

SC/77/1-5                    14 Jan. – 16 Nov. 1977

SC/78/1                        ? Jan. 1978; nothing held

SC/78/2                        22 Feb. 1978

.2/    Correspondence and papers 1962-78

  1    A.H. Christie to W.B. Fagg, 3 Mar. 1962 – asks him to attend meeting on 8 Mar. (tp.)

  2    7 Dec. - notice of meeting on 13 Dec. (tp. postcard)

  3    14 Dec. to W.B. Fagg – notice of meeting on 4 Jan. 1963 (tp. postcard)

  4    Notice of meeting on 17 Apr. (tp. with pencil additions)

  5    A.H. Christie to W.B. Fagg, 7 May – notice of meeting on 9 May (tp. postcard)

  6    Notice of meeting on 11 July (tpc.)

  7    29 Aug. to W.B. Fagg – notice of meeting on 4 Sept. (tp. postcard)

  8    Notice of meeting on 9 Jan. 1964 (tpc.)

  9    Notice of meeting on 5 Mar. (tpc.)

 10    S.M. France to W.B. Fagg, 27 Feb. – re. meeting on 5 Mar. (tp. postcard)

 11    Notice of a meeting 19 May 1971 - informal agenda (tp.) [Report of this meeting at SC/71/1]

 12    Barbara Bentley, 1 Aug. 1972 – encloses informal report on activity of the RAI

 .1    Informal report on activity of RAI. 2 leaves (tpc.)

 13    Members elected Jul. and Sept. 1972 (tp.) [cf. A76, Vol. 2, 1.22 & 1.26]

 14    Barbara Bentley, 13 Nov. – fuller report on activity of RAI. 3 leaves (tpc.)

 15    Financial projections for 1973-76 31 Oct. 1972. 6 leaves (photocopy)

 16    Calendar of meetings of Standing Committee 22 Mar. 1974 (tp.)

 17    Jonathan Benthall, Director, to Council, 11 Feb. 1976 – discusses RAI’s leasing of rooms from Royal Asiatic Society at 56 Queen Anne Street; presents advantages and disadvantages of these rooms over current premises at 36 Craven Street; hopes that Standing Committee will approve entering final negotiations for the lease. 4 leaves (tp.)

 18    Ibid., to Standing Committee, 20 Jan. 1978 – notice of meeting of Standing Committee on 22 Feb. (tp.) [Report of this meeting at SC/78/2 see 1/ above]