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Home, Alexander Frederick Douglas (1903-1995, Baron Home of the Hirsel, statesman)



  • Existence: 1903 - 1995

Dates and places

Born London, 2 July 1903; died the Hirsel, Coldstream, Berwickshire, Scotland, 9 October 1995

Geographical areas

Springhill, Berwickshire, Scotland; Coldstream, (1925-1995); Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland (c 1925-1995); Dorneywood, Buckinghamshire (1955-1974).

Legal status / Nationality


Found in 1 Collection or Record:


The Papers of Richard Thorpe

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THRP
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to a biography of Alec Douglas-Home, comprising a manuscript of the book with drafts, notes, correspondence, transcripts of interviews, press cuttings and copies of original documents.

Dates: 1989 - 1997
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.