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Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

Reference to Raymond Unwin and Royal Institute of British Architects in relation to 'plans'. Under heading 'Social Finance', Ross says that after discussions with Victor Branford, they have 'sufficient suggestions to form ...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

Crosby Hall business. Ross gives details of further developments and is attempting to contact and influence certain 'figures' in London. Reference to various articles in the Tribune. Mention of Sir John Cockburn, Sir Thomas Barclay, [ ] ...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

Business as in T-GED 9/1025. Reference to [University & City Association of London Ltd.], Thomas B. Whitson and [ ] Haldane. Includes draft reply by Patrick Geddes.

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

International Association financial matters and discussion of precise wording of title in order to convey idea involved. Mention of Lord Lister as projected Vice-President of Association and details of other possible Vice-Presidents. Reference to ...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

International Association business and the Paris Assembly. Reminds Patrick Geddes that he has introductions to Austin Lee at British Embassy and Hon. Horace Porter at American Embassy. Reference to Patrick Geddes and Marr's proposed plan of &...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

Relating to financial and business transactions. Ross expresses regret at his feeling that he must resign (in what context is uncertain). Reference to N. B. and M. [North British and Marine], U. & C. A. [University and City Association of Lond...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

With further reference to above business. The possibility of holding fortnightly symposium at University Hall, London during winter. Ross outlines some provisional plans, as discussed with [Edward] McGegan and suggests topic of Social Finance. Ask...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

More specific details of financial state of University Hall, and specific terms which have to be met. Need for cash guarantees. Mention of [ ] White, [ ] Brady, [ ] Montague, [ ] Hellyer and Norman [Frippel].

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

With reference to Paris International Assembly (1900), financial and administrative details. Reference to Town and Gown Association and T[homas] R. Marr. Discussion of the exact wording of 'International Assembly Association' to define m...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

International Association business and planning of Paris Assembly 1900. Possibility of British-American Association. Reference to 'the South African business' (Boer War). Ross feels that it cannot end in victory for Britain. Reference to...

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

Letter from John Ross, London, to Patrick Geddes

Business and administrative matters with reference to [Crosby Hall]. Mention of Sir Arthur Rucker, Sir Edward Busk, Sir Thomas Barclay, Sir John Cockburn and [I.N.] Hellyer.

Ross, John, fl. 1895 - 1932, chartered accountant

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