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Found in 923 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), [1930]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/2
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Paragraph one of the terms of reference of the Conservative Agricultural Research Committee. Sent with CHAR 2/176/1.

Dates: [1930]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [1930]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/3
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List of members of the Conservative Agricultural Research Committee. Sent with CHAR 2/176/1.

Dates: [1930]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Apr 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/4-5
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Letter from Lord Wolmer [later 3rd Lord Selborne) (3 Chester Gate, Regent's Park,[London]) to Neville Chamberlain describing the work of the Conservative Agricultural Research Committee and enclosing CHAR 2/176/6-46. Copy sent with CHAR 2/176/1.

Dates: 17 Apr 1930
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [Apr] [1930]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/6-11
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Headings for a speech on agricultural policy produced by the Conservative Agricultural Research Committee. Copy sent with CHAR 2/176/1.

Dates: [Apr] [1930]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [Apr] [1930]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/12-18
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"Argument" on agricultural policy produced by the Conservative Agricultural Research Committee. Copy sent with CHAR 2/176/1.

Dates: [Apr] [1930]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [Apr] [1930]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/19-46
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Notes on agricultural policy produced by the Conservative Agricultural Research Committee. Interleaved with agricultural publications. Copy sent with CHAR 2/176/1.

Dates: [Apr] [1930]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Jun 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/47-109
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Conservative research department memorandum prepared by [Neville Chamberlain] on the use of the referendum.

Dates: 05 Jun 1930
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Jun 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/110-130
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Conservative research department memorandum prepared by [Neville Chamberlain] on the iron and steel industry.

Dates: 25 Jun 1930
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Jul 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/131-137
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Conservative Research Department summary of the report of the Committee on the Cotton Industry set up by the Government.

Dates: 14 Jul 1930
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Jul 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/176/138-145
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Memorandum by the agricultural committee of the Conservative Research Department on the use of a system of quotas to grant Imperial Preference to wheat without recourse to an import duty.

Dates: 28 Jul 1930
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Feb 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/180A/61-65
Scope and Contents Letter from [WSC] to [1st Lord Rothermere, owner of the Daily Mail, earlier Sir Harold Harmsworth] on: the interest in Indian affairs in Lancashire; the need for a Conservative Party meeting on the issue; the need for full reporting in Rothermere's newspapers of WSC's speeches on the issue; the good performance of Esmond Harmsworth [later 2nd Lord Rothermere] at the meeting in Manchester; the defeat of P E Springman, the candidate backed by 1st Lord Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max Aitken], in...
Dates: 03 Feb 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 09 Feb 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/180A/69
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Letter from [1st Lord Rothermere, earlier Sir Harold Harmsworth] (Royal Hotel, San Remo, [Italy]) to WSC disagreeing with him in supporting the attacks by "Max" [1st Lord Beaverbrook, earlier Sir Max Aitken] on the Conservative Party machine by means of by-elections and predicting that Britain will be economically ruined by 1935.

Dates: 09 Feb 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 31 Jan 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/180A/52-53
Scope and Contents Letter from 1st Lord Rothermere [owner of the Daily Mail, earlier Sir Harold Harmsworth] (Riviera Palace Hotel, Monte Carlo [Monaco]) to WSC predicting that WSC will become Prime Minister, expressing doubt whether the Conservatives could win a General Election, suggesting that [James] Ramsay MacDonald [Prime Minister] could have the same number of followers in the next parliament as in this, and stating that one of the conditions for his support of 1st Lord Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max...
Dates: 31 Jan 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 04 Feb 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/181/5
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Cutting from the "Gloucester Citizen": report on the growing influence of WSC's views on India in the Conservative Indian Committee and in India itself.

Dates: 04 Feb 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 02 Feb 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/181/7
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Cutting from the "Gloucestershire Echo" (Cheltenham): article on WSC's speeches on the Trade Disputes Bill and on India, his split with the Conservative leadership and the large measure of support for him.

Dates: 02 Feb 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 04 Feb 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/181/8
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Cutting from the "Gloucestershire Echo" (Cheltenham): same as CHAR 2/181/5.

Dates: 04 Feb 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 04 Feb 1931

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/181/10
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Cutting from the "South Wales Daily Post" (Swansea): same as CHAR 2/181/8.

Dates: 04 Feb 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 25 Jul 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/189/99
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Letter from Sir Louis Stuart, secretary of the Indian Empire Society (28 Alfred Place, [London]) to WSC enclosing and summarising CHAR 2/189/100 and asking him on behalf of 1st Lord Sydenham [earlier Sir George Clarke] how best to meet this "attempt to dragoon the Conservative Party" over India.

Dates: 25 Jul 1932
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 20 Dec 1932

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/184/19-22
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Letter from Frederick Guest (7 Aldford Street, Park Lane, [London]) to WSC advising him to rejoin the hierarchy of the Conservative Party and continue to develop his popularity, which Guest believes will lead to him becoming party leader.

Dates: 20 Dec 1932
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), Jan 1933

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/184/23
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Printed memorandum by Frederick Guest suggesting means by which the work of the National Government can continue after the next General Election.

Dates: Jan 1933
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 27 Oct 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/169/83
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Letter from Sir Laming Worthington-Evans (6 Eaton Place, [London]) to WSC urging him not to leave [the Conservative Party] over Protection and food taxes (which are "unavoidable") and praising "My Early Life".

Dates: 27 Oct 1930
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Oct 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/169/84
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Letter from 17th Lord Derby (Knowsley, Prescot, Lancashire) to WSC thanking him for sending a copy of ["My Early Life"] and expressing despair about the state of the Conservative Party: "if only we were united we should sweep the country.".

Dates: 23 Oct 1930
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Feb 1930

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/169/92
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Letter from Jan Smuts (House of Assembly, Cape Town, [South Africa]) to WSC commenting on the unsettled state of British politics, noting the support for David Lloyd George in Conservative circles, and arguing that the British Empire is not holding its own "in the industrial war which is going to settle our fate".

Dates: 21 Feb 1930
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/198A/57
Scope and Contents Letter from Geoffrey Lloyd [Parliamentary Under-secretary in the Ministry of Fuel and Power] to WSC marked "confidential" informing him that Captain Philip Dunn (Chairman of the News of the World) "one of my oldest and most intimate friends" has just returned from America, stating that he wants to draw him into "our affairs", and asking if WSC would consider having him to lunch or seeing him one day. Lloyd ends by stating that the circulation of the News of the World is now 5,800,000....
Dates: 22 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open, with the exception of folios 63 and 202 which have been closed on the instructions of the Cabinet Office under S23 of the Freedom of Information Act but are available in 'sanitised' form. Review 2021.
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(Untitled), 23 May 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/199/23
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Telegram from Reginald Purbrick [Conservative MP for Walton, Liverpool] to WSC offering his services "temporary if desired". With annotation by WSC in red ink referring matter to Chief Whip.

Dates: 23 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.