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Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist
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Letter from Victor Verasis Branford, The Sociological Society, London, to Patrick Geddes

Victor Verasis Branford feels stimulated by Patrick Geddes’ recent talk on his work in India. Branford suggests Geddes send him photos and drawing from India periodically, which Branford could transform into slides and show them to audiences in London, thus promoting Geddes’ work in India. Mentions Lewis Mumford and Arthur Geddes.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Copy letter from Victor Verasis Branford, to Lord Pentland, London

Discusses the predicament of the Town and Gown Association, his meeting with Thomas Barnby Whitson and his views on the matter. Believes Whitson should approach William Stowell Haldane regarding this matter. Suggests that if Henry Beveridge’s loan could be repaid the Association would remain solvent. Suggests meeting Lord Pentland to discuss the matter further.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor Verasis Branford, to Thomas Barnby Whitson, Edinburgh

Acknowledges receipt of Thomas Barnby Whitson’s letter of the 20th of October. Details the conditions under Robert Fleming is willing to financially help the Town and Gown Association. Believes Lord Pentland and William Stowell Haldane should be approached for support as well. Mentions Mr. Banks and J.M. Barrie.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor Branford to [ ]

  1. Letter from Victor Branford to [ ].
    Arrangements for a Religious conference. Mention of AE (George Russell). Fragment.

  2. Paper, probably relating to above, found with letter, concerning science and religion.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor Branford, London, to [ ]

He and J. Arthur Thomson believe that the professor [possibly Patrick Geddes] should keep the Dundee chair. Financial business involving [ ] McLeod and [ ] Hellyer. Incomplete. Headed notepaper: 'Sociological Society'.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor Branford, London, to Patrick Geddes

Sending him proof of papers, including one by Mr. Ratcliffe. Suggestion for an exhibition by Alasdair Geddes about war. [John] Ross and [ ] Berrington are working on 'the emergency exhibition'. Business involving [ ] Robinson, [ ] Ford, Lady Aberdeen and [ ] Nolan. Alasdair's literary promise.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Correspondence, and related documents, between Victor Branford and Messrs. Laurie, Milbank and Co

11 documents.

1669/1: Purchase of Argentine Land shares.

1669/2: Purchase of Argentine Land shares.

1669/3: Sending of cheque to Laurie, Milbank and co. re purchase of shares. No name of sender.

1669/4: Letter to Victor Branford re purchase of Argentine Land shares, from Laurie, Milbank and co.

1669/5: Sending of receipt for purchase of shares to Laurie, Milbank and co. No name of sender.

1669/6: Sending of cheque to Victor Branford re purchase of shares, from Laurie, Milbank and co.

1669/7: Letter to Victor Branford from Laurie, Milbank and co. noting that a cheque will be forwarded to him shortly.

1669/8: Receipt to Victor Branford from Laurie, Milbank and co., enclosing certificate for shares [not extant].

1669/9: Letter to Laurie, Milbank and co. regarding Paraguay Government Bonds. No name of sender.

1669/10: Letter to Victor Branford from Laurie, Milbank and co. regarding selling of Paraguay Government Bonds.

1669/11: Letter to Laurie, Milbank and co. enclosing certificate for 200 shares of the British North Borneo Company and receipt [not extant].

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor V. Branford, Hastings, to Patrick Geddes

With reference to articles on the Religion Congress and their publication in the [Sociological] Review, to Patrick Geddes's article 'Mapping of Life'; and to forthcoming Congress in Naples on Philosophy, Psychology and Sociology. Mention of Christopher Dawson.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor Branford, Richmond, Surrey, to Patrick Geddes

Refers to [ ] Montague and the possibility of an introduction for Patrick Geddes to Jagadish Chandra Bose. Discusses the printing and publishing of 'Cities in Evolution'; to Alasdair and Arthur Geddes; to Town Planning Review and Sociological Review, to [H. J.] Fleure's 'Human Geography - Western Europe' and to issue of pamphlet 'Spirit - Creature - A Study in Social Renewal' by George Sandeman.

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

Letter from Victor Branford, Richmond, Surrey, to Patrick Geddes

Discusses a financial issue that Geddes is experiencing, and mentions an unsuccessful discussion with [ ] Hobson. Refers to two lectures Branford's wife is giving on social finance and mobilisation of credit at the Sociological Society, and an upcoming talk by [John] Ross..

Branford, Victor Verasis, 1863-1930, sociologist

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