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Political: Constituency, Epping [Essex]: correspondence C-D., Jan 1937 - Dec 1937

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 7/36

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: Sir James Hawkey, Vice-Chairman of Epping Division Conservative Association (4); Clifford Heyworth, Clerk to Chingford [Essex] Council; [Ernest] Wriothesley Denny and John Maitland on selecting a candidate for the South Norfolk Division .Other subjects include: a visit to the constituency by Henry, Duke of Gloucester, the Duchess of Gloucester and Ramsay MacDonald; animal rights; the National Anthem; international affairs, particularly the bombing of civilians in China (by Japan) and Spain, and the League of Nations; the Air Raid Precautions Bill; the rising cost of living, especially for the unemployed; dismissal, benefit and employment queries from constituents; tax policy; general constituency business.

Dates

  • Jan 1937 - Dec 1937

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

1 file(s) (1 bound file (143 folios).)

Language of Materials

English

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