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Churchill, Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer, 1911 - 1968 (politician, author)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1911 - 1968

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Son of Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

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"Approach March": annotated draft of chapter 46, "Proud Preston", 1967-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 8/3/46
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This section of the archive includes some source material, notes, drafts, typescripts and proofs of JA's autobiography. It was written in the 1960s (though not published until 1973), after JA lost first his ministerial office and then his Parliamentary seat after the General Elections of 1964 and 1966. Asked by the publishers Hutchinson Limited to write his political memoirs, JA preferred instead to write about his earlier career (being unable to write about sensitive recent events, and...
Dates: 1967-08
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"Approach March": annotated draft of chapter 46, "Proud Preston", 1967-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 8/3/47
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This section of the archive includes some source material, notes, drafts, typescripts and proofs of JA's autobiography. It was written in the 1960s (though not published until 1973), after JA lost first his ministerial office and then his Parliamentary seat after the General Elections of 1964 and 1966. Asked by the publishers Hutchinson Limited to write his political memoirs, JA preferred instead to write about his earlier career (being unable to write about sensitive recent events, and...
Dates: 1967-08
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'Box On'

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 1/1/5
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Wolff's contribution to the memorial volume, Randolph Churchill - The Young Unpretender: 2 copies of the manuscript and a review of the volume.

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Churchill Papers, 1962 - 1977

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 2
Scope and Contents In 1961 Wolff joined Randolph Churchill's team of research assistants on the Official Biography of Winston Churchill project. The preface and acknowledgements describe him as in charge of research, but his own correspondence throws this supervisory role into doubt. The process of working with Randolph Churchill generated a considerable quantity of papers and had one on-going consequence in that after Randolph Churchill's death Wolff was one of the Executors of the Estate, which included the...
Dates: 1962 - 1977
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"Clementine Churchill": condolences on the death of Randolph Churchill, 1968-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/227
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Mainly source material and research notes for the original edition of MS's biography of her mother (CSC), although there is also some material for the revised and updated edition, published in 2002.

Dates: 1968-06
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"Clementine Churchill": copies of family correspondence, 1963-67, 1978-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/197
Scope and Contents

Includes: 23rd Lord Audley to CSC on life in Spain with Sarah, Lady Audley [earlier Sarah Churchill, Sarah Oliver and Sarah Beauchamp] and CSC's planned visit; Sarah to CSC on their Christmas; CSC to Sarah on Audley's death; Randolph Churchill to CSC on subjects including family heirlooms, Sir William Reid-Dick's bust of Sir Winston Churchill, Randolph's visit to the United States, 1966, the sculptures of Oscar Nemon and work on the official biography.

Dates: 1978-08
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"Clementine Churchill": correspondence with Randolph Churchill, 1965-02 - 1967-05

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/205
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: Randolph's arrival in Marrakech [Morocco]; future travel and property plans for CSC; family heirlooms, including copying the portrait of Sir Winston Churchill by William Orpen, Marlborough portraits, freedoms presented to Churchill and his collection of Napoleon books; numbers for a Churchill exhibition; Sir William Reid-Dick's bust of Churchill; Randolph's visit to the United States, 1966; the work of Oscar Nemon.

Dates: 1965-02 - 1967-05
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1921-22, 1970-08 - 1986

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/57
Scope and Contents

Copies of letters from Randolph Churchill, Sarah Churchill [later Sarah Oliver, Sarah Beauchamp and Sarah, Lady Audley] and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill. Includes a copy of a photograph of 'Maryland', the house at Frinton-on-Sea [Essex] where the Churchills went on holiday in 1922.

Dates: 1970-08 - 1986
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1923, 1970-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/59
Scope and Contents

Copies of letters from Randolph Churchill, Sarah Churchill [later Sarah Oliver, Sarah Beauchamp and Sarah, Lady Audley] and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill.

Dates: 1970-08
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1924, 1924 - 1970-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/61
Scope and Contents

Letters (mainly copies) from Randolph Churchill and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill.

Dates: 1924 - 1970-08
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1925, 1970-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/65
Scope and Contents

Copies of letters from Randolph Churchill, Sarah Churchill [later Sarah Oliver, Sarah Beauchamp and Sarah, Lady Audley] and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill.

Dates: 1970-08
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1926, 1926 - 1967

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/66
Scope and Contents

Letters (mainly copies) from Randolph Churchill and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill. Subjects include the General Strike and Diana's visit to Paris [France].

Dates: 1926 - 1967
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1927, 1927 - 1967

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/69
Scope and Contents

Letters (copies and originals) from Randolph Churchill and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill. Subjects include Diana's stay in Paris [France].

Dates: 1927 - 1967
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1928, 1928 - 1967-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/70
Scope and Contents

Letters (copies and originals) from Randolph Churchill and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill. Subjects include CSC's treatment [for mastoiditis] and Churchill's Budget speech.

Dates: 1928 - 1967-08
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1929, 1977-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/71
Scope and Contents

Copies of letters from Randolph Churchill and Diana Churchill [later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] to CSC and to Winston Churchill, mainly from Randolph to CSC describing his tour of the United States and Canada with Churchill, including a visit to MGM Studios and his impression of William Randolph Hearst.

Dates: 1977-08
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1935, 1935-02 - 1967-10

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/80
Scope and Contents

Letters (mainly copies) from Sarah Churchill [later Sarah Oliver, Sarah Beauchamp and Sarah, Lady Audley] and Diana Bailey [earlier Diana Churchill and later Diana Sandys] to CSC on subjects including Sarah's visits to Panshanger [Hertfordshire] and Blenheim Palace [Oxfordshire] for Christmas, Randolph Churchill's by-election campaigns in Wavertree [Liverpool] and Norwood [London] and Diana's divorce from John Bailey.

Dates: 1935-02 - 1967-10
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"Clementine Churchill": family correspondence, 1945, 1945-01 - 1968-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/118
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Mainly source material and research notes for the original edition of MS's biography of her mother (CSC), although there is also some material for the revised and updated edition, published in 2002.

Dates: 1945-01 - 1968-03
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"Clementine Churchill": letters from the Churchill children, c 1920s, 1921-08 - 1970-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/55
Scope and Contents

Letters (mainly copies) from Randolph Churchill, Sarah Churchill ["Bumblebee", later Sarah Oliver, Sarah Beauchamp and Sarah, Lady Audley], Diana Churchill ["the Gold-cream kitten", later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] and MS to CSC and to Winston Churchill. Includes one letter from MS to Churchill congratulating him on a speech, c 1940, and a copy of a letter from him to MS while he was touring the United States, c 1929.

Dates: 1921-08 - 1970-08
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"Clementine Churchill": Randolph in Yugoslavia and family correspondence, 1944, 1944-01 - 1968-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/110
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Mainly source material and research notes for the original edition of MS's biography of her mother (CSC), although there is also some material for the revised and updated edition, published in 2002.

Dates: 1944-01 - 1968-03
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Correspondence - C, 1948 - 1970

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/FRWS 8/4
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Alphabeticised correspondence

Dates: 1948 - 1970
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Correspondence with Randolph Churchill, 1960

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 1/75
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Correspondence on Churchill's book "Lord Derby, 'King of Lancashire'".

Dates: 1960
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Cuttings and Cartoons relating to WSC, 1933-10 - 1936-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Press 29 A/1
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Dictation tape, 1966 - 1968-05

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 11/13
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Speeches and broadcasts by JA and others including Leo Amery, on subjects including: colonial and Commonwealth policy; Winston Churchill; a tribute to Leo Amery; post-war Europe; negotiations between Israel and Jordan in 1967-68; overseas aid.

Dates: 1966 - 1968-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: Due to its fragile physical condition, audio material can only be supplied on access copies, which should be requested in advance.
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Draft speeches, 1969-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/44
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: a tribute to Randolph Churchill; JA's return to Parliament as MP for Brighton Pavilion [Sussex] and the economic record of the Government; the state of the West; Joseph Chamberlain.

Dates: 1969-08
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