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Churchill, Winston Leonard Spencer, Sir, 1874 - 1965 (Knight, statesman and historian)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1874 - 1965

Found in 4519 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 29 Dec 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/176
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from [W Bernau of Cox and Company] on WSC's finances including: arrangements for WSC to cash cheques in Cannes [France]; WSC's overdraft; and John S Churchill's share dealings on WSC's behalf. Unsigned typescript.

Dates: 29 Dec 1922
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Jan 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/182
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Cannes [France]) to W Bernau of Cox and Company marked 'private' informing him that he needs to write a cheque for 500 pounds to pay builders and that he is unsure of the level of his overdraft. He discusses arrangements to receive his pass book, for John S Churchill to sell stock to reduce his overdraft, gives instructions that Super Tax should not be paid and comments that Barclays bank have been very helpful. Signed manuscript.

Dates: 10 Jan 1923
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Dec 1921

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/127
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Colonial Office, Downing Street [London]) to W Bernau of Cox and Company marked "private and confidential" in which he discusses the level of payments to be made to him and John S Churchill from the Manhatten Club in respect of Lady Randolph Churchill's estate; requests an overdraft of 1,000 pounds and discusses the level of his overdraft and the children's trust. Signed typescript.

Dates: 03 Dec 1921
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Sep 1921

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/128-129
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter [from W Bernau of Cox and Company] to WSC discussing the bank's lien over his securities, an advance to WSC of 30,000 pounds and an overdraft of 3,000 pounds. Unsigned carbon.

Dates: 28 Sep 1921
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Feb 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/188
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Villa Reve d'Or, Cannes [France]) to W Bernau [of Cox and Company] marked 'private' commenting on the take-over of Cox and Company by Lloyds Bank; discussing his overdraft and the cheques he needs to write and the possibility that John S Churchill may need to sell further stock. Unsigned typescript.

Dates: 17 Feb 1923
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 05 May 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/137
Scope and Contents

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Colonial Office [London]) to W Bernau [of Cox and Company] informing him that WSC has signed a cheque for 700 pounds and that this may arrive before John S Churchill pays in 1,3000 pounds and asking him to forward WSC's pass book. Signed manuscript.

Dates: 05 May 1922
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jun 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/145
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from [W Bernau of Cox and Company] to WSC advising him to pay off his loan, explaining that the bank would advance him the money again to buy shares, and discussing gilt-edged securities and conversion loans. Unsigned typescript.

Dates: 04 Jun 1922
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 09 May 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/202
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from W Bernau [of Cox and Company] to WSC enclosing his corrected pass book and informing him that when the cheques have been drawn on his account he will be within his agreed overdraft limit. Unsigned carbon.

Dates: 09 May 1923
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jun 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/204
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (2 Sussex Square, London) to W Bernau [of Cox and Company] informing him that "considerable progress" is being made [on the renovation of Chartwell] and that he will need to write cheques for 2,000 pounds. He discusses an extension of his overdraft and payment of 8,000 pounds he anticipates from the second volume of his book ["The World Crisis"] and the possibility of selling some stock. Signed typescript.

Dates: 04 Jun 1923
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Jul 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/156
Scope and Contents

Letter from Edward Marsh [Private Secretary to WSC] (Colonial Office [London]) to W Bernau [of Cox and Company] informing him that WSC has signed two cheques to wind up Lady Randolph Churchill's affairs and that he will arrange an overdraft accordingly. Signed manuscript.

Dates: 26 Jul 1922
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 06 Nov 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/168
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from [W Bernau of Cox and Company] to WSC informing him that the bank will pay his cheque for 4,500 pounds and that the bank will pay of 5,000 of his loan from the proceeds of the sale of conversion loans. Unsigned carbon.

Dates: 06 Nov 1922
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Dec 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/144B/222
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from [W Bernau of Cox and Company] to WSC discussing WSC's stock including the names under which various holdings are held and the value of South African shares. Unsigned carbon.

Dates: 22 Dec 1923
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Apr 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/18-20
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC (Savoy Hotel, Cairo [Egypt]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he discusses his progress in researching his book ["The River War"]; the assistance of Lord Cromer with information about Egyptian politics; his intention to interview Tigrana Pasha "who would be very glad to see the last of the British in Egypt"; the publication of ["The Anglo-Saxon Review"] and his disapproval for her choice of name for the magazine. He expresses his pleasure at the success of...
Dates: 03 Apr 1899
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), 03 May 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/21
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC (35A Great Cumberland Place [London]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he discusses the content of her magazine ["The Anglo-Saxon Review"]; a dinner with [1st] Lord Rothschild and [Emma] Lady Rothschild where he met [Arthur] Balfour, [Herbert] Asquith [later Lord Oxford and Asquith] and Lord Acton; and the progress of his book "The River War" and Miss [Pamela] Plowden [later Lady Lytton]'s approval of the first two chapters. In a postscript he asks "Do you see I...
Dates: 03 May 1899
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 [Jun] [1899]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/22
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC ( [Oldham, Lancashire] on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place [London]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he discusses the certainty of his success in winning [the Oldham election] and asks whether she and Pamela [Plowden, later Lady Lytton] will attend his opening address. He notes that his speech was enthusiastically received and that "There is practically no local society - only multitudes of workers".

Dates: 25 [Jun] [1899]
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), 26 Jun 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/23
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC ([Oldham, Lancashire] on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he asks her whether she and Pamela [Plowden, later Lady Lytton] intend to come to [Oldham]. He explains that she has been asked to attend a meeting of the Primrose League Ladies and that the house is too small to accommodate maids for both her and Pamela. He asks her to remind Robson Rouse [Roose] to send him spray for his sore throat and says that he finds the...
Dates: 26 Jun 1899
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), 29 Jun 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/24-25
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC (Birch House, Lees, Oldham [Lancashire]) to "Sunny" [Charles, 9th Duke of Marlborough] in which he discusses the difficulty of accommodating Percival Hughes; the enthusiastic reception given to his speeches even by Radical audiences; his speaking engagements; difficulties posed by the Clerical Tithes Bill and the resignation of [George] Whiteley; his personal popularity; and his opinion that he and [James] Mawdesley will not win the election Manuscript signed and annotated by...
Dates: 29 Jun 1899
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), 23 Jul 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/27
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (35A Great Cumberland Place [London]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he asks her to keep his secrets and those of others, not to bet or play cards as it will bring "the most terrible misery" and to organise a political dinner for him.

Dates: 23 Jul 1899
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), 13 Aug [1899]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/28
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Blenheim Palace on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he is busy correcting the proofs [of "The River War"]; discusses "spiteful" newspaper articles about her proposed marriage [to George Cornwallis-West] and the development of the Dreyfus case; and observes that the French are "a vile nation". Manuscript in the hand of WSC.

Dates: 13 Aug [1899]
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), 16 Aug [1899]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/29
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Blenheim Palace on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he is busy with ["The River War"] and walking with Pamela [Plowden, later Lady Lytton]; that he has received letters from [Robert, 3rd] Lord Salisbury and Lord Cromer; and that he, "Sunny" [Charles, 9th Duke of Marlborough] and Ivor [Guest, later Lord Ashby St Ledgers and 2nd Lord Wimborne] have spoken at a meeting of the Primrose League.

Dates: 16 Aug [1899]
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), 22 Aug 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/30-31
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC (Hartham Park, Corsham, Wiltshire on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he discusses the likelihood of an engagement between P[amela Plowden, later Lady Lytton] and himself, Everard Baring or [2nd Lord Revelstoke]. He also discusses the objections of the [Cornwallis-West] family to [Lady Randolph's] proposed [marriage to George Cornwallis-West]. He says that he will support her in her decision and suggests that she should...
Dates: 22 Aug 1899
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), 03 Sep [1899]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/32-33
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC ([Blenheim Palace] on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing a letter [not present] from Colonel [William Cornwallis-]West which he instructs her to destroy. He discusses speaking engagements in Scotland and an invitation from the Scottish Conservative Club; his fondness for Pamela [Plowden, later Lady Lytton]; the progress of ["The River War"] and ["The Anglo-Saxon Review"]. In a postscript he comments that he does not...
Dates: 03 Sep [1899]
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), 18 Sep 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/34
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC ([Blenheim Palace] on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he says that he has received a telegram from [Sir Alfred] Harmsworth [later Lord Northcliffe] asking whether he would go as correspondent to South Africa and that Oliver [Borthwick] has accepted WSC's terms to be correspondent to the Morning Post.

Dates: 18 Sep 1899
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 Oct 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/35-36
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (35A Great Cumberland Place [London]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] informing her of the date on which he leaves for [South Africa] and that he has almost finished ["The River War"] and speculating on the news that [James] Babington has been appointed over [John] Brabazon. Envelope present.

Dates: 02 Oct 1899
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), 06 Oct 1899

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/37
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (35A Great Cumberland Place [London]) to [3rd] Lord Chesham asking him to forward his application for a commission in the Royal Buckinghamshire H[ussa]rs, enclosing certificates [not present] and requesting that War Office reports about him should be considered in the absence of a certificate of moral character.

Dates: 06 Oct 1899
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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