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Official: Colonial Office: Cabinet Papers., 28 Jan 1922 - 30 Sep 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 17/27

Scope and Contents

Cabinet papers on various subjects: the Iraq treaty and dealings with Emir Feisal; the Canadian cattle embargo; the housing of the Imperial War Museum; sugar policy and the depression in the West Indian sugar industry; Lord Plumer [Governor of Malta] and local military forces; the situation in Phoenicia and the discontent of the non Jewish population in Palestine; disturbances in Somaliland [later Somalia] and the actions of the RAF; the Imperial Wireless Chain and the improvement of communications between Great Britain and Australia, India and South Africa; the disbanding of regiments in Ireland; the oversea settlement and the possibility of emigration alleviating the unemployment crisis; and the requisition of ships.Also includes correspondence between WSC and David Lloyd George, Prime Minister, (see (see CHAR 17/27/29-36) regarding negotiations in Iraq and the impact of British policy towards Turkey and copies of letters from WSC to Sir Maurice Hankey, Austen Chamberlain [Chancellor of the Exchequer], Sir Robert Horne and 1st Lord Curzon of Kedleston.


  • 28 Jan 1922 - 30 Sep 1922

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (48 folios))

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