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Official: Cabinet: papers and correspondence., 09 May 1921 - 03 Aug 1921

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/6

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: 1st Lord Curzon of Kedleston [Foreign Secretary] on WSC's interference in Egyptian affairs (4); Sir Maurice Hankey [Secretary to the Cabinet] (3); Sir Eric Geddes [Minister of Transport] on the use of coal surpluses for private and public purposes (2); William Bridgeman [Secretary of Mines] on coal surpluses (2); David Lloyd George [the Prime Minister] on WSC's interference in foreign affairs, on an alliance with France and on negotiations with Japan and the United States (3); 17th Lord Derby [earlier Lord Stanley] on a defensive alliance with France (3); Edwin Montagu [Secretary of State for India]; 1st Lord Colwyn [earlier Frederick Smith].Other subjects include: Greece and Turkey; trading interests in Egypt; draft conventions for the regulation of international working hours.Also includes: a memorandum on the Poale Zion, or persecution of Zionists in Russia; a memorandum on Bolshevik designs on India; a note on a Cabinet meeting on the Anglo- Japanese alliance; notes and a memorandum by WSC on Anglo- Japanese negotiations; a memorandum by WSC on Dundee [Angus, Scotland] and the housing situation; the conclusions of a ministerial meeting on housing; notes from a meeting of prime ministers of the Empire on naval defence.


  • 09 May 1921 - 03 Aug 1921

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (127 folios))

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