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Brand, Robert Henry, 1878 - 1963 (Baron Brand, banker and public servant)


Dates and places

1878-1963 Marlborough; New College, Oxford

Sphere of activity

Banker and public servant

Other information

Fellow of All Souls, Oxford 1901-63; served in S. Africa under Lord Milner, 1902-9; Lazard Brothers, merchant bankers, 1909-60; Imperial Munitions Board, Canada, 1915-18; government posts in America 1941-6; UK delegate to Bretton Woods Conference, 1944.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence with Robert H. Brand, 1940 - 1946

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/L/B
Scope and Contents

Many of the letters in this sub-series have been annotated by Treasury colleagues.

Dates: 1940 - 1946

Essays on government indebtedness, 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/T/22
Scope and Contents

The essays in this file comprise: L.D. Drummond Fraser, 'Day to day government borrowing in wartime' (1917); R.H. Brand 'Problems relating to financing foreign governments' (an address to American Bankers Association, 26 September 1917) and a typescript, 'The war debt and the consumption of wealth' by A.C. Pigou, undated.

Dates: 1917

Letter from Bob Brand to Lydia Lopokova Keynes, 1949-07-28

Reference Code: GBR/0272/LLK/5/39
Scope and Contents

1 autograph letter, signed.

Dates: 1949-07-28

Memorandum by R.H. Brand, 1930-08-14

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/MC/2
Scope and Contents

Typescript memorandum for circulation among Committee members outlining subjects under discussion.

Dates: 1930-08-14

Papers relating to the meetings of international bankers in Amsterdam, October-November 1919, to discuss the problems of international credit, 1919-11 - 1920-01

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/FI/5
Scope and Contents This file includes official reports of meetings; drafts of a memorial proposing an international loan; typescript memoranda by J.M. Keynes on the exchange value of the mark; certain commercial contracts between Germany and the USA; points of interpetation in the Reparation Chapter of the Peace Treaty, and the political and economic situation in Germany, all written 20 October 1919. It also includes typescript notes by J.M. Keynes on the meetings, 13-15 October and correspondence between J.M....
Dates: 1919-11 - 1920-01

Responses to J.M. Keynes' report drafts, 1931-03 - 1931-05

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/MC/4
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and memoranda by Committee members and other interested individuals. Includes papers by R.H. Brand, C. Lubbock and T.E. Gregory, with J.M. Keynes' replies.

Dates: 1931-03 - 1931-05

Surnames A-D, 1914 - 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/CO/1
Scope and Contents This file comprises:Adarkar, B.P., 'Federal finance' - correspondence with Macmillan and Co. Ltd. on its suitablity for publication, November 1932 (former reference CO/2); Alston, Leonard, 'The function of money' - correspondence with Macmillan and Co. Ltd. on its suitability for publication, November 1932 (former reference CO/2); Angas, L.L.B., 'Economics for Prime Ministers' - correspondence with Macmillan and Co. Ltd. on its suitability for publication, June 1932 (former...
Dates: 1914 - 1945

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