Royal College of Science and Technology Architecture and Building Society

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Royal College of Science and Technology Architecture and Building Society

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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Royal College of Science and Technology Architectural Craftsmen's Society (1956-1957)
  • Royal Technical College Architectural Craftsmen's Society (1912-1956)
  • Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College Architectural Craftsmen's Society (1896-1912)

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Description area

Dates of existence

1896-c 1965

History

The Architectural Craftsmen's Society was established in 1896 for architecture and building students. Its object was the mutual improvement of members in all matters relating to architecture and building by the reading and discussion of papers on appropriate subjects, the visiting of buildings and the exhibition of members' sketches and drawings. In 1957, it changed its name to the Architecture and Building Society.

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Glasgow, Scotland

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Relationships area

Related entity

Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow (1887-1964)

Identifier of the related entity

C0065

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1896-c 1965

Description of relationship

Control area

Authority record identifier

C0193

Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Lindsey Short, June 2010. Revised by Victoria Peters, September 2010.

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