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Simon, John Allsebrook, 1873-1954 (1st Viscount Simon and politician)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1873-1954

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

 Series

Letter from John Alsebrook Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, 26 Jan. 1923

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8988/155
Scope and Contents Oxford dinner was excellent: Simon "took occasion to break ground for the Liberals in protest against the Ruhr occupation."
Dates: 26 Jan. 1923
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Letter from John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, 18 May 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8990/468
Scope and Contents Thanks for letter; will be bringing out book called 'Three speeches on the General Strike'; remarks on strike
Dates: 18 May 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Letter from Sir John Allsebrook Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, House of Commons, 7 June 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9259/IV/50
Scope and Contents Congratulating Money on his knighthood: 'I shall have the privilege as Sec. of State of presenting you for knightly accolade.'; autograph
Dates: 7 June 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Miscellaneous correspondence, 25 May 1903-14 Dec. 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9259/IV
Dates: 25 May 1903-14 Dec. 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Personal letter(s) to Hore-Belisha from Sir John Simon, 1933-07-30 - 1939-01-18

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HOBE 7/27
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection, though small, is interesting as no other papers appear to have been left by Hore-Belisha. It comprises letters, diaries, some photographs and documents (mainly copies) covering most of Hore-Belisha's career but concentrating on his most important position as War Minister from 1937-1939 and particularly the events surrounding his dismissal by Neville Chamberlain.
Dates: 1933-07-30 - 1939-01-18
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures of files are indicated in the catalogue.

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