Copies of correspondence on political affairs at the Versailles Peace Conference, The majority of files date from 1919.
Scope and Contents
Correspondence and papers including: material from JWHM's work for the War Propaganda Bureau (Wellington House), 1914–17, and subsequently the Political Intelligence Bureau, 1917-18 and Political Intelligence Department of the Foreign Office, 1918–20; correspondence and papers on JWHM's role as Historical Adviser to the Foreign Office, particularly on the history of the war and of the Peace Conference; correspondence on the founding of the British Institute of International Affairs (later the Royal Institute of International Affairs, also known as Chatham House); copies of correspondence on political affairs from the Peace Conference.
- The majority of files date from 1919.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
3 archive box(es)
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Some copies badly faded.
Other Finding Aids/Former Reference
Acc 688 Box 1-2
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals of correspondence relating to the Versailles Peace Conference are held at the University of Ulster, Coleraine.
- From the Fonds: Morley, James Wycliffe Headlam, Sir (1863-1929, Knight, civil servant, historian) (Person)