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Official: Treasury: papers and correspondence on economising the 1928-1929 expenditure., 19 Jul 1927 - 24 Aug 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/49

Scope and Contents

Includes drafts and copies of letters sent out in the name of the Prime Minister, Stanley Baldwin, to the following ministers on reducing their departmental expenditure for 1928-1929: William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty; Sir William Joynson Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary; Secretary of State for Air, Sir Samuel Hoare [later 1st Lord Templewood]; Secretary of State for the Colonies and Dominions, Leo Amery; Minister of Health, Neville Chamberlain; Secretary of State for Scotland, Sir John Gilmour; Secretary of State for War, Sir Laming Worthington-Evans; President of the Board of Education, Lord Eustace Percy.Also includes: notes and minutes from various Treasury officials, including Alfred Hurst and James Grigg [Principal Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer]; correspondence from Hoare, Hicks, Gilmour, and Bridgeman; government paper on reduction of expenditure in 1928.


  • Creation: 19 Jul 1927 - 24 Aug 1927

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