379R. Harrod to Michael Sadler, 19 October 1934 [a]
Harrod agrees that more of the money available for the Bodleian should be used for endowment and less on structure. Nonetheless, Harrod thinks that ultimately all the space in Broad Street is going to be used, and that the architect should work with that in mind. Therefore Harrod thinks there is no chance that Sadler's proposal would lead to a change of programme at that stage. 
On receipt of Sadler's letter, Smith wrote to Harrod discussing the Broad Street arrangement for the Bodleian Library: although he has never been enthusiastic about it, he did not feel that the scheme could be changed at that point, and thus considered urgent that it was used to the best benefit of future students (Smith to Harrod, 20 October 1934, in HPBL Add 71612/138. In a previous letter, Smith asked Harrod's opinion as to whether he should turn up at a Bodleian Library meeting--presumable the above-mentioned debate at The Society: Smith to Harrod, 11 October 1934, in HPBL Add 71612/137).
- a. From Christ Church, two pages ALS, in MS. Top. Oxon. c.634, fol. 51.
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