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Speeches: miscellaneous biblical, literary, and historical quotations, and notes for use in speeches by WSC, in a file marked: "Keep handy for the Prime Minister"., 16 Nov 1937 - 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/127

Scope and Contents

Includes notes and correspondence from: Kathleen Hill and Maud Stanley [Secretaries to WSC]; John Rodgers [Ministry of Information]; Ernest Brown [Minister of Health]; John Martin [Prime Minister's Principal Private Secretary] sending on material for a speech on shipping losses. Also includes material from unused speeches on confidence in WSC's government (January 1942) and the possibility of the invasion of Britain (no date); cutting from the Daily Telegraph of a letter from Harold Smith; cutting from the Reader's Digest of "Who Owns the British Empire" by Sir Norman Angell.

Dates

  • 16 Nov 1937 - 1945

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Extent

1 file(s) (1 bound file (44 folios))

Language of Materials

English

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