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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), 17 Nov 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/188/61-63
Scope and Contents

Letter from Randolph Churchill to WSC, on his poor Report from Eton College "so very sorry that I am doing so badly and have disappointed you so much", and on his pleasure at being allowed to give up Greek.

Dates: 17 Nov 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 18 Dec 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/188/78-79
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to Admiral Lord Keyes, on his visit to the Mediterranean Fleet, and on the possibility of playing polo during his stay [carbon].

Dates: 18 Dec 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [19] Dec 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/188/89-95
Scope and Contents

Letter from A C Sheepshanks, Eton College, to WSC, enclosing Randolph Churchill's reports and trials marks Letter pub. CV V, Part 1, p.897.

Dates: [19] Dec 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1926]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/188/98
Scope and Contents

Letter from Diana Churchill to WSC, school news.

Dates: [1926]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1926]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/188/99
Scope and Contents

Letter from Diana Churchill to WSC, school news.

Dates: [1926]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1926]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/188/100
Scope and Contents

Letter from Diana Churchill to WSC, school news.

Dates: [1926]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Jan 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/1
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to John Leaning & Sons, Chartered Surveyors, asking for a wiring diagram of the electrical circuits at Chartwell [carbon].

Dates: 03 Jan 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Jan 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/8-11
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to John Leaning & Sons, on problems with the foundations of the Drawing Room wing and of the roof over the Kitchen wing at Chartwell [carbon].

Dates: 23 Jan 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 24 Jan 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/12
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to John Leaning & Sons, questioning account for skips and rails for use at Chartwell [carbon].

Dates: 24 Jan 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Feb 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/13-18
Scope and Contents

Letter from John Leaning & Sons to WSC, on the railway at Chartwell, and enclosing report on structural defects at Chartwell, particularly, the foundations of the Drawing Room Wing, problems with damp in the Kitchen wing, Nursery wing and on the East Gable coping.

Dates: 03 Feb 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Feb 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/19
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning & Sons, on report on structural defects at Chartwell [carbon].

Dates: 04 Feb 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Feb 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/21
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning & Sons, asking for report on progress with structural defects [carbon].

Dates: 28 Feb 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Apr 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/24
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to J. Martin, Stockman, Chartwell, on his move to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham, also on WSC's willingness to provide a him with a testimonial [carbon].

Dates: 25 Apr 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [Apr 1926]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/27
Scope and Contents

Letter from J Martin, Stockman, Chartwell, to WSC, on his move from Chartwell to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham, also asking for reference.

Dates: [Apr 1926]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 May 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/28
Scope and Contents

Letter from Marjorie Street, P.S. to WSC, to C Barker, on J Martin's move from Chartwell to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham [carbon].

Dates: 04 May 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 May 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/189/30
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning & Sons, on progress of repair work at Chartwell [carbon].

Dates: 04 May 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Apr 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/122/78
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Edward Marsh] to Edmund Cook Wheater reporting that he has sent David Hunter's application [to be a Chancery Visitor in Lunacy] to the secretary of the Lord Chancellor and that WSC has had a riding accident. Carbon typescript copy.

Dates: 22 Apr 1922
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 12 May 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/122/140
Scope and Contents

Letter from T P O'Connor (5 Morpeth Mansions, Victoria Street, [London]) to WSC sending a snuff box with inscriptions referring to the Irish settlement and the saving of the [?1908] budget.

Dates: 12 May 1922
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Sep 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/189/105
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Violet Pearman] to Sir Alfred Knox reporting that WSC is too ill to attend any engagements in October, including the Conservative Party conference in Blackpool [Lancashire]. Carbon typescript copy.

Dates: 28 Sep 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), 14 Sep 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/191/18
Scope and Contents

Cutting from the "Daily Telegraph": reminiscences of Colonel Deneys Reitz of South Africa including story of WSC inadvertently flooding the British front line when he was serving on the Western Front.

Dates: 14 Sep 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), 19 Sep 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/191/20
Scope and Contents

Letter from [Violet Pearman] to the editor of the "Daily Telegraph" denying that WSC tried to dam the Cojeul River when serving on the Western Front. Carbon typescript copy.

Dates: 19 Sep 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), 05 Jan 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/141/2
Scope and Contents

Letter from [WSC] to M de Costa Lee thanking him for an engraved silver bowl and asking what service by WSC it is meant to commemorate. Carbon typescript copy.

Dates: 05 Jan 1925
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 Jan 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/141/24
Scope and Contents

Letter from M de Costa Lee (172 Clarence Gate Gardens, Regents Park, London]) to WSC confirming the details given by his wife [about the inscription on a silver bowl he gave to WSC] in a letter to CSC.

Dates: 26 Jan 1925
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), [Jul] [1925]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/142/5-6
Scope and Contents Letter from Pamela, Lady Lytton (Barrackpore, [India]) to WSC approving of the appointment of Edward Wood [later Lord Irwin and Lord Halifax] as Viceroy of India but arguing that Lord Lytton deserved to be appointed and is therefore disappointed. Refers to an allegedly "unbalanced" letter written by Lytton to 1st Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith] and argues that Birkenhead was himself unbalanced for preferring to appoint Lord Peel, who lacks the necessary qualities and whose wife is...
Dates: [Jul] [1925]
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 Oct 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/142/61-62
Scope and Contents

Letter from [WSC] to Lord Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max Aitken] denying that he sought to convert Beaverbrook to the gold Standard before the Budget, referring to his intention of finishing the third volume [of "the World Crisis"] when he is out of office, asking Beaverbrook to let him check any words of his he may quote, and agreeing that the economic situation is improving. Carbon typescript copy.

Dates: 25 Oct 1925
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.

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.