GB3451/OC/A/1/3 : Correspondence re. lease for Fraser House, Charlotte Street



Archival Record



Other Identifiers

OC/A/1/3 (local reference number)


1988 Jul 07 (was beginning date)
1998 Jul 11 (was end date)

Record Resource Extent

4 letters (6 pages)

Scope and Content

Circular letter from Amy Lai, presumably to the members of the board of the Chinese View Art Association confirming the lease for Fraser House, Charlotte Street, Manchester, for the venue of new Chinese Art Centre, including photocopies of other correspondence about the lease. 

Documentary Form Type

Information Form (hierarchy name) ➔ documentation ➔ correspondence

Language Information

English (has or had language) Latin (has script)


The documents were found within a folder 'Chinese Arts 1991' which was held with early papers of the Centre (ACC/2017/5). 

Access and Use

Access status


Representation Type



unmediated carrier ➔ sheet (paper artifacts)

Conditions on Access

An accessible surrogate is available online or by appointment in the CFCCA library for private non-commercial research.

Use status

Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

Conditions on Use

Correspondence re. lease for Fraser House, Charlotte Street, 1988, Chinese View Arts Association. Courtesy of the CFCCA Archive & Library (GB3451/OC/A/1/3). The letters by the Chinese Art Centre are copyright of the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.

Accessible Surrogate Information

application/pdf (1.56 MB, 1 files)

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Lai, Amy (has creator)
W T Gunson & Sons, Chartered Surveyors (has contributor)
Association of Greater Manchester Authorities (AGMA) (1986-2011) (has contributor)

Related places

Manchester (has or had subject)

Related Terms

correspondence (has content type)
duplicate (has record state)
unmediated (has representation type)
English (has or had language)
text (is related to)
sheets (paper artifacts) (is related to)
originals (is related to)
correspondence (is related to)
Online (has access status)
Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) (has use status)
Latin (has script)
Originals (has record state)
Sites and Facilities (results or resulted from)

Descriptive Notes


This record was originally catalogued during the digital archive project with support of the National Lottery Heritage Fund, 2016-2018.

Rules or Conventions

Our archival collections have been catalogued following the International Standard of Archival Description (ISAD(G)) and principles of Records in Context (RiC). The library collection has been documented following the Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) standard and the International Standard for Bibliographic Description (ISBD).

Subject terms for the collections have been taken from the Resource Description Access (RDA) values which are made available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License; the National Archives’ PRONOM online registry of technical information; IANA media types. MIME types; Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT)® and Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)® which are made available under the ODC Attribution License.