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Labour Party

 Organization

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

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Articles, 1953 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 2/1/2
Scope and Contents Comprising: with Ed Shils, "The Meaning of the Coronation", 1953; "The Planners and the Planned. The Family", 1954; "The Role of the Extended Family in a Disaster", 1954; "Kinship and Family in East London", 1954; with Peter Willmott, "Seven Million Bathrooms", 1955; "Challenge to Labour" or "Secret Social Services", 1955; with Ed Shils, "What is Living and What is Dead in Socialism", 1956; with Peter Willmott, "Mothers and Daughters: a discussion of some family research in London", 1959; "Mr...
Dates: 1953 - 1959
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Articles, 1991 - 2001

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 2/1/7
Scope and Contents Comprising: "SSRC Grants - the First Three Years", undated [1990]; "Slaves of Time", 1991; article on death for the "Encyclopedia of Time", 1992; "Open University Open About Death", 1993; introduction to "Innovations in Information", 1993; comment on the Commission on Social Justice, 1994; "Moral Intelligence", 1994; "The Significance of U3A", 1994; with Chelly Halsey, "Family and Community Socialism", 1995; " Why Where?", 1995; "Threatened Americanisation of Privatised Crematoria", 1995;...
Dates: 1991 - 2001
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Biographical and Personal Material, 1930 - 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRWN 1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection held at Churchill Archives Centre provides a good picture of Wilfred Brown's varied career. It includes material on his work at the Glacier Metal Company and in the field of management, his career as a politician and his involvement with Brunel University (BRWN 3). There is a substantial series of correspondence, both personal and on political subjects (BRWN 2), and a series of drafts and typescripts of some of his many books, articles and lectures on management techniques...
Dates: 1930 - 1985
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Broadcasts, 1955-10 - 1970-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/27
Scope and Contents Annotated transcripts of television and radio interviews and broadcasts by JEP on subjects including: immigration; defence, particularly cuts in the Middle East, British withdrawal from Singapore (in interviews with Denis Healey, Secretary of State for Defence, 1967), and retaining use of nuclear weapons; floating exchange rates; JEP's book on the relationship between the Ministry of Health and the National Health Service, A New Look at Medicine and Politics; Parliamentary privilege and private...
Dates: 1955-10 - 1970-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Broadcasts, 1968-02 - 1979-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/28
Scope and Contents Annotated transcripts of television and radio interviews and broadcasts by JEP on subjects including: Britain and the Common Market, regulation of capitalism and immigration (included in a Politics in the 70's radio debate with Roy Jenkins); the Labour Party and Conservative Party (in Politics in the 70's radio debates with Roy Jenkins, Reginald Maudling and Michael Foot); legislation on equal rights for women; the Commonwealth; the relation between immigration and Christian duty (in a debate...
Dates: 1968-02 - 1979-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Common Market data, 1979-06 - 1988-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 7/10
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence on the European Economic Community, with correspondents including: James Molyneaux; Nigel Spearing, Chairman of the Select Committee on EEC Legislation (6); William Ross; Lord Bruce of Donington. Also includes: copies of letters from Nigel Spearing to James Molyneaux and the Prime Minister [Margaret Thatcher] on the constitutional effects of the Single European Act; press cuttings, including a copy of an interview with Edward Heath for Marxism Today; minutes...
Dates: 1979-06 - 1988-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Correspondence and notes about the Labour Party, 1974 - 1991

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/39
Scope and Contents Mainly comprising correspondence with researchers interested in the history of the Labour Party.
Includes a copy list of Research Department memoranda, September 1945, and a copy and a photocopy of "Let Us Face the Future", the 1945 Labour Party election manifesto.
Dates: 1974 - 1991
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Correspondence with the Labour Party, 1989 - 1996

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/38
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Papers comprising manuscripts of books, articles, lectures, diaries, correspondence, press cuttings, photographs, video and tape recordings. The bulk of the collection is formed by Michael Young's correspondence subject files about organisations he was involved in starting up or with existing organisations who collaborated in his ventures. There is also substantial correspondence with individuals, including family, friends, colleagues and financial backers. A full series of articles...
Dates: 1989 - 1996
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Labour Party, 1940 - 1951

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BEVN II 8
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The Papers consist of political papers, correspondence, speeches and press cuttings, mainly relating to Trade Unions, the Ministry of Labour and National Service, and the Foreign Office.
Dates: 1940 - 1951
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Labour Party and the Cabinet, 1938 - 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GNWR 2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The most interesting items in the collection are the diaries, interleaved with letters and papers, which Lord Gordon-Walker kept throughout his political career and which shed fascinating light upon his fellow Members of Parliament and Cabinet Ministers and upon the events and personalities involved in international -and especially Commonwealth - affairs. There are numerous articles and speeches by Lord Gordon-Walker together with notes and reviews pertaining to his book ‘The Cabinet’ and a...
Dates: 1938 - 1978
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Lectures, 1954 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 3/1/1
Scope and Contents Comprising: "The Labour Party and the Middle Class Mind", given at the Fabian Society's Easter School, 1954; "Family and Kinship", given at the Annual Conference of the Family Welfare Association, 4 November 1955; "Studying Kinship in East London", given at Professor [Max] Gluckman's seminar in Manchester, 24 June 1957; a talk on "The Human Group" by Professor [George] Homans, given at the Family Seminar, September 1957; "The Responsibility of the Parent and the School", given at the Annual...
Dates: 1954 - 1979
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Pamphlets, 1956 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 6/2/3
Scope and Contents Labour Party policy statements.
Dates: 1956 - 1958
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Papers relating to the Labour Party (1), November 1975 & March 1979-October 1981, 1975-11 - 1981-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/2/100
Scope and Contents Part 1, 1975-79: includes NEC report on "Entryist activities", 26 November 1975; "Government achievements", circa April 1979; list of Labour Government special advisers, March 1979; contact details of Labour "election team" and note by David Lipsey, "Conclusions of a meeting on speeches held by Derek Gladwin on 18 April [1979]"; copy of Labour Party manifesto for the 1979 General Election; and transcript of Labour Party Political Broadcast, 12 December...
Dates: 1975-11 - 1981-10
Conditions Governing Access: Part 1 opened in February 2010; part 2 in March 2011; and part 3 in March 2012 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.
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Papers relating to the Labour Party (2), October 1981-December 1982, 1981-10 - 1982-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/2/101
Scope and Contents Part 1, 1981: includes transcripts of Labour Party Political Broadcasts; briefing note from Conservative Research Department relating to Michael Foot MP, new Leader of the Opposition, November 1980; copy of Labour's draft Manifesto (issued by the National Executive Committee, May 1980); summaries of trade unions contributions to the Labour Party, for the years ending December 1979 and December 1980 Part 2, 1982: includes Conservative Research Department, "Insight into Labour", 24...
Dates: 1981-10 - 1982-12
Conditions Governing Access: Part 1 opened n March 2012; and part 2 in March 2013 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.
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Papers relating to the Labour Party (3) December 1981-May 1983, 1981-12 - 1983-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/2/102
Scope and Contents Includes transcripts of Labour Party Political Broadcasts; summaries of trade unions contributions to the Labour Party, for the year ending December 1981; copy of "Labour's Plan, the new hope for Britain", March 1983; and Conservative Research Department, "Insight into Labour", 1 March 1983
Dates: 1981-12 - 1983-05
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in October 2013 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.
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Personal correspondence, 1985-10-17 - 1987-12-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/1/38
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Sir Peter Hordern; Henry West, former Leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, on claims made by JEP against him (2); Sir Richard Body; 1st Lord Tonypandy [earlier (Thomas) George Thomas]; [Thomas] Mervyn Jones; Mollie, Lady Butler of Saffron Walden (2); Vivien Greene on JEP's view of Christianity; Michael Latham; Michael Strachan (2); Michael [Richard] Foot on the Special Forces Club (2); Phyllis White [P D James] on helping JEP with his work on the evolution of the Gospel;...
Dates: 1985-10-17 - 1987-12-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Policy, 1950's: Insurance, 1952-03 - 1953-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/4
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence on National Insurance, including: reports and minutes of the National Insurance Policy Sub-Committee on the finances of the National Health Service and National Insurance, on benefits (with comments by the Ministry of National Insurance), National Assistance and overlapping benefits, allowances and pensions; memorandum by Peter Cropper, Conservative Research Department, on the investment of National Insurance funds by the National Debt Office; cost of living survey by...
Dates: 1952-03 - 1953-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Political papers, 1940 - 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BEVN 2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The Papers consist of political papers, correspondence, speeches and press cuttings, mainly relating to Trade Unions, the Ministry of Labour and National Service, and the Foreign Office.
Dates: 1940 - 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

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