'The British Gazette' No. 1, 1926-05-05
Scope and Contents
Headlined 'First Day of Great Strike' but including only pages 1 and 4. Most articles discuss the trade unions strike (general strike) and its effects on food supplies, motoring, and postal services. Includes the list of Cambridgeshire civil commissioners and staff, and details of the day's broadcasting, including 'transmission from the London station of "Dido and Aeneas," an opera by Purcell, edited by Edward J. Dent and conducted by Percy Pitt.'
1 item(s) : paper
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Lady Clapham in 1946.
Finding aid date
Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository
Cambridge CB2 1ST United Kingdom
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