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Political: Constituency, Epping [Essex]: correspondence I-K., Dec 1935 - Dec 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 7/30

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: Sir James Hawkey, Vice-Chairman of Epping Division Conservative Association (2); Colin Thornton-Kemsley and his private secretary, Joan Wilkinson (4).Other subjects include: international affairs, particularly the Italian invasion of Abyssinia [Ethiopia] and the League of Nations; civil service matters; pensions for ex-servicemen; the North Charterland [Northern Rhodesia, later Zambia] Company Public Enquiry; employment and pension queries from constituents; a request for WSC to become patron of a local group; German rearmament; a telegram from the King on the Golden Wedding of two constituents; a local transport issue; rating issues; alternative medicine; general constituency business.Also includes: copy of "Miners' Campaign Special, December 1935"; copies of North Charterland Enquiry literature.


  • Creation: Dec 1935 - Dec 1936

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (126 folios).)

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