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Public and Political: General: Gifts: Correspondence A-C., 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/563

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Correspondents concerning gifts to WSC include: [William] Andrews, Editor of the Yorkshire Post; Vincent Lawford of the Foreign Office, [John] Nicholas Henderson, Assistant Private Secretary to Foreign Secretary, Guy Millard of the Foreign Office advising WSC on overseas gifts; Harold Balfour; Princess Jean de Caraman-Chimay; Thanassis Aghnides, Greek Ambassador to Great Britain; Don de Blanck, Cuban Minister in London and Reginald Ashford, Private Secretary to the Chairman of the Board of Customs and Excise on cigars sent to WSC; and Max Lobkowicz, Czecheslovakian Ambassador to Great Britain.Also includes: copies of correspondence from WSC to the individuals mentioned above; notes and copies of correspondence from John Colville [Private Secretary to WSC], Elizabeth Layton, Jane Portal and [Secretaries to WSC] and Charles Thompson [Personal Assistant to WSC]; and newspaper cuttings.


  • Creation: 1945

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