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Official: Treasury: Cabinet papers and correspondence on efforts to reduce expenditure., 25 Jan 1928 - 17 Feb 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/77

Scope and Contents

Includes Cabinet minutes, notes by WSC, and a memorandum by the Minister of Health [Neville Chamberlain]; copy of a letter from WSC to Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin; correspondence and papers from: Prime Minister of Australia [Stanley Bruce]; James Grigg [Principal Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer] (2); Gilbert Upcott [Deputy Controller, Treasury]; 1st Lord Peel [the 1st Commissioner of Works]; Sir Samuel Hoare [Secretary of State for Air, later 1st Lord Templewood].Subjects covered by the file include: efforts to reduce spending on the naval, health and air estimates, and the Post Office, the Chinese Boxer Indemnity, the British Industries Fair, civil service staff, the overseas settlement, the Imperial War Graves Commission, and the Empire Marketing Board.


  • Creation: 25 Jan 1928 - 17 Feb 1928

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1 item(s) (1 file (52 loose folios))

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