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War 1939-46, 1939 - 1946

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/W

Scope and Contents

This series comprises documents related to John Maynard Keynes' duties in the Treasury Office during World War II, particularly with regard to Britain's external financial position and the establishment of international financial bodies after the war. Much of the series consists of correspondence, but one should take particular note of the extensive series of treasury memoranda catalogued as JMK/W/6.


  • Creation: 1939 - 1946


2.5 archive box(es) (2.5 boxes) : paper

Language of Materials


Related Materials

See also the Stone papers: JRNS/3/3/2 for material by Keynes concerning National Income Accounting, 1941-45, and J.M. Keynes' correspondence with his colleagues in public service: Robert Brand (JMK/L/B), Sir Wilfred Eady (JMK/L/E), Richard F. Kahn (JMK/L/K), Redvers Opie (JMK/L/O) and Sir Frederick Philips (JMK/L/P).

Finding aid date

1999-07-24 14:02:23+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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