HC Deb 23 February 1922 vol 150 cc2067-8
The PRESIDENT of the BOARD of EDUCATION (Mr. Herbert Fisher)

I beg to present an humble petition from the Trustees of the British Museum, humbly praying this Honourable House to grant them such further support towards enabling them to carry on the execution of the trusts reposed in them by Parliament for the general benefit of learning and useful knowledge as this House shall deem fit—[King's Recommendation, signified]—Referred to the Committee of Supply.