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Public and Political: General: Gifts T-Z., 01 Jan 1944 - 31 Dec 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/526

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Correspondents (on gifts to WSC) include Sir Hughe Knatchbull-Hugessen, British Ambassador, Brussels, on gift from A Taets, of book of British songs, published clandestinely under the occupation (attached); William Tainish, on poem on the fourth anniversary of the war, with copies of correspondence between John Curtin, Prime Minister of Australia and Sir Ronald Cross, Australian High Commissioner, London; G M Treveylan, on gift of book "English Social History"; Major General A C Wedemayer, US Army, on gift of grapefruit.File also includes notes and replies by WSC's Personal and Private Office staff including John Peck, Grace Hamblin, E M Watson, John Colville, Leslie Rowan,Commander Charles Thompson, Kathleen Hill, and George Harvie-Watt.


  • Creation: 01 Jan 1944 - 31 Dec 1944

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1 file(s) (1 bound file, 84 items)

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