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Barnes, William Lethbridge Gorell, Sir, 1909 - 1987 (Knight, civil servant)



  • Existence: 1909 - 1987

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


The Papers of Sir William Gorell Barnes

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BARN
Scope and Contents

The papers cover a number of important aspects of Barnes' work as Personal Assistant to Clement Attlee, while Lord President of the Council during World War II and Prime Minister after the War, and his concern with Colonial and Common Market affairs both in his official capacity as Assistant (later Deputy) Under-Secretary of State at the Colonial Office and later through the Conservative Commonwealth and Overseas Council.

Dates: 1942 - 1975
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.