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Political: Constituency, Epping [Essex]: correspondence I-L., Jan 1938 - Dec 1938

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 7/47A-B

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: Sir James Hawkey, Vice-Chairman of Epping Division Conservative Association (9); Sir Samuel Hoare [Home Secretary] on a constituent's complaint of police inaction at a political meeting.Other subjects include: a device for ARP; WSC's position in relation to his constituency party; pension and employment queries from constituents; a dispute between Messrs. Leslie and Godwin Ltd. and the Guild of Insurance Officials and other insurance matters; international affairs, including support for the Spanish Republican Government, Japanese action in China; a German couple hoping to come to England; the appointment of land tax commissioners; the resignation of Anthony Eden [later Lord Avon]; the Coal Bill; the London and North Eastern Railway Powers Bill; obtaining a maid; general constituency business.Also includes: a list of grocery prices.

Dates

  • Jan 1938 - Dec 1938

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Extent

2 file(s) (2 bound files (190 folios).)

Language of Materials

English