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Thatcher, Margaret Hilda, 1925 - 2013 (née Roberts, Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven, Prime Minister)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1925 - 2013

Found in 74 Collections and/or Records:

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Papers concerning Margaret Thatcher's time as Member of Parliament for the Finchley Constituency, 1948-1992.

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FINC
Scope and Contents Including in and copy-out constituency correspondence answered by Margaret Thatcher and her constituency office staff, 1986; constituents' cases and surgery files, 1987-91; details of Mrs Thatcher's constituency engagements, 1971-87 (incomplete); annual yearbooks of the (then) Finchley and Friern Barnet Conservative Association, 1948/9-55/6, 1983, 1985/6-89/90; and other miscellaneous material, ca. 1983-92
Dates: 1948 - 1992
Conditions Governing Access: Closed while uncatalogued. Much of the material relates to individual constituents and would require closure on data protection grounds.
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Photographs, 1978 - 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0014/STJN 8/2
Scope and Contents Including photographs of Richard Stanton-Jones, undated (2); Richard Stanton-Jones and Earl Mountbatten at sea trials of the SR N4 Mk 3 (Super 4), 1978 (2); Richard Stanton-Jones with the Duke of Kent and a delegation from Saudi Arabia, 1981 (3); Richard Stanton-Jones with a delegation from Nigeria, undated [1970s] or [1980s] (1); Richard Stanton-Jones with a delegation from China, 1979 (1); Richard Stanton-Jones with a delegation from Italy, 1981 (1); Richard Stanton-Jones with a delegation...
Dates: 1978 - 1985
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. A small number of files are closed pending review and these closures are marked in the catalogue.
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Photographs of JA and Margaret Thatcher in Brighton [Sussex], 1975-04 - 1975-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 10/118
Scope and Contents Includes JA and Thatcher [Leader of the Conservative Party] on the beach and going sailing. Also includes a photograph of JA and Catherine Amery in Tehran [Iran] with Peter Stirling, Apr 1975.
Dates: 1975-04 - 1975-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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Powell - PM, 1979-10 - 1986-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/95
Scope and Contents Correspondence between JEP and Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister on subjects including: negotiations between Britain and Ireland on Northern Ireland; proportional representation in the European elections in Northern Ireland; the Northern Ireland Assembly. Other correspondents include: Michael Alison, Parliamentary Private Secretary to Thatcher (5); James Molyneaux, Leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, on negotiations between Britain and Ireland, the European Parliament elections in...
Dates: 1979-10 - 1986-10
Conditions Governing Access: File 1 closed for review.
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Press cuttings, 1972-08 - 1976-09

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 5/25
Scope and Contents Subjects include: housing; the cod war with Iceland; Cyprus; the Conservative leadership election, won by Margaret Thatcher, 1975; Thatcher's speech on the threat from the Soviet Union, Jan 1976; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; Concorde; the deaths of British mercenaries in Angola.
Dates: 1972-08 - 1976-09
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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Prime Minister’s Questions, 1989-01 - 1989-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/93
Scope and Contents Recording of Prime Minister’s Questions between NK and Margaret Thatcher, taken from the Parliamentary Sound Archives. Subjects include: the ownership of GEC [General Electric Company]; the level of sterling; compulsory identity cards for football hooligans; food safety and salmonella; levels of taxation; increases in water charges and water privatisation; inflation; nuclear disarmament; mortgage levels; health funding.
Dates: 1989-01 - 1989-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.
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Prime Minister’s Questions, 1989-05-11 - 1989-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/101
Scope and Contents Recording of Prime Minister’s Questions between NK and Margaret Thatcher, taken from the Parliamentary Sound Archives (side 1 of cassette only). Subjects include: the Poll Tax; Europe; inflation; the Tiananmen Square protest, China; the state of the London Underground; the rail dispute; privatisation of the energy industry.
Dates: 1989-05-11 - 1989-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.
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Radio 4, World at Weekend: Treasury Resignation and [Margaret] Thatcher Story, 1988 - 1989-01-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 5/35
Scope and Contents Relates to Margaret Thatcher's third term as Prime Minister, particularly economic policy, with comments from JEP and Edward Heath on parallels between Thatcher and the Macmillan Government in 1958.
Dates: 1988 - 1989-01-01
Conditions Governing Access: Access copy available.
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Scrapbook, 1940 - 1987

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SALM 1/1B
Scope and Contents Material largely relating to time working at Palace of Westminster. Includes letters signed by Prime Ministers, photographs of weddings, memorable visits in recess and material relating to charitable roles. Also includes 2 loose Royal Warrants for Henry Lennox Hopkinson, 1st Baron Colyton (1936 and 1944).
Dates: 1940 - 1987
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre. Researchers wishing to publish excerpts from Miss Salmon's own writings must obtain prior permission from Churchill Archives Centre, as Churchill College is the copyright holder.
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Speeches, 1981-01 - 1982-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/15
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: Britain's membership of the European Economic Community and Common Market, including the European Convention on human rights, the views of the Prime Minister [Margaret Thatcher] and the Common Fisheries Policy; international exchange rates; inflation and interest rates; the nuclear deterrent and the role of the United Nations for peace; Government hostility against the Ulster Unionist Party, the Northern Ireland Assembly, IRA terrorism,...
Dates: 1981-01 - 1982-12
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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Territorial Army Video: "The Prime Minister", 1990-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/196
Scope and Contents Presentation by Margaret Thatcher.
Dates: 1990-08
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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Thatcher visit to Wales, 1990-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 12/3/11
Scope and Contents Briefing for a visit by Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister, including notes on her foreign visits and UK regional visits 1979-89, relating to her not visiting Wales.
Dates: 1990-11
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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"The Downing Street Years", 1993

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/269
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Includes: recordings of television interviews with NK and other members of the Shadow Cabinet; recordings of news bulletins featuring NK and Labour; recordings of speeches from Conference; party political broadcasts and election broadcasts; political documentaries; recordings of Prime Minister’s Questions, from the House of Commons.
Dates: 1993
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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The Papers of Baroness Thatcher LG, OM, FRS

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR
Scope and Contents The extensive Thatcher archive consists of political and personal papers, correspondence, awards and other artefacts, video and audio-tapes, and a large collection of photographs. There is very limited material available before 1975 (when Margaret Thatcher became Leader of the Opposition) and the most significant part of the collection relates to the period when she was Prime Minister 1979-90. The extensive papers in the archive generated after her resignation as Prime Minister mark her...
Dates: 1880 - 2013
Conditions Governing Access: In November 2003 and April 2008 the Archives Centre opened important selections of files in the period up to 4 May 1979. Between February 2010 and February 2020 the majority of the papers for May-December 1979 and 1980-90 have also opened. See class lists and online catalogue for further information. The remainder of the collection is currently closed. The Cataloguing Archivist welcomes enquiries about the Papers.
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The Papers of George Urban

Reference Code: GBR/0014/URBN
Scope and Contents Papers relating to Urban's informal advice on foreign policy for Margaret Thatcher
Dates: 1978 - 1996
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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The Papers of Oscar Nemon

Reference Code: GBR/0014/NEMO
Scope and Contents The papers are chiefly concerned with Nemon's sculptures of Winston Churchill and Baroness Thatcher, and consist of: some casts, moulds and models; correspondence on Nemon's work, with working sketches of Churchill; Nemon's writing on Churchill, particularly drafts for his memoirs and accounts of sculpting him; photographs of the statues, including work in progress and the completed sculptures; contemporary photographs, used as reference material by Nemon; cut out profiles, particularly of...
Dates: 1894 - 2015
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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The Papers of Sir John Hoskyns

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HOSK
Scope and Contents Briefing notes produced by Hoskyns and his team, mainly for Margaret Thatcher MP
Dates: 1974 - 1982
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is mostly open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Today Tonight: "Thatcher's Britain" and "Labour Party", 1983-06 - 1983

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/5
Scope and Contents Documentary on the General Election campaign, including the different styles of Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister, and Michael Foot, leader of the Labour Party, and attitudes towards them; documentary on Labour under NK’s new leadership and the task of recovery from the 1983 General Election.
Dates: 1983-06 - 1983
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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Transcript of CS's interviews with Martin Meredith, 1985 - 1985-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 10/19
Scope and Contents Almost complete copy. Subjects include: the Conservatives in the 1960s; becoming British Ambassador to France; CS's relationship with Margaret Thatcher; the Conservatives in the 1950s; the Civil Service strike, 1981; early negotiations for entry into Europe, 1960-64; CS's view of Sir Winston Churchill and [Maurice] Harold Macmillan [later 1st Lord Stockton]; CS's visit to the Soviet Union,1964; becoming British Ambassador to France; the Soames Affair, 1969; negotiations on entry into Europe;...
Dates: 1985 - 1985-04
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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Transcript of interview: David Snoxell, 2007

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 111
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2007
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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Transcript of interview: Lord Gillmore of Thamesfield, 1996

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 8
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 1996
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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Transcript of interview: Lord Hannay of Chiswick, 1999

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 38
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 1999
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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Transcript of interview: Lord Jay, 2007 - 2016

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 123
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2007 - 2016
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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Transcript of interview: Lord Kerr of Kinlochard, 2004

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 98
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2004
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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Transcript of interview: Lord Powell of Bayswater, 2000

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 53
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2000
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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