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Runciman, Walter, 1870-1949 (1st Viscount Runciman and statesman)



Walter Runciman (1870-1949), 1st Viscount Runciman; statesman

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Letter from Walter Runciman, 1st Viscount Runciman of Doxford, 6 Apr. 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8988/140
Scope and Contents

Unable to attend National Education Association reception; sorry Massie will not stand at Cricklade again

Dates: 6 Apr. 1910
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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Personal letter(s) to Hore-Belisha from 1st Lord Runciman of Doxford, 1932-12-31 - 1939-09-19

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HOBE 7/26
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: 1932-12-31 - 1939-09-19
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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