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Official: Cabinet: papers 500 - 519., 24 Aug 1920 - 06 Jan 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/21

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, [later Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister, later 1st Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the trade outlook and an Anglo-Greek Commercial Treaty; a summary of the report of the Board of Trade Advisory Council on the trade outlook, including engineering, iron and steel, shipbuilding, coal, textiles, finance, trade with the Dominions, railways and co-operative societies, and figures for overseas trade for 1924; 1st Lord Cave, the Lord Chancellor, on the Law of Property bills; a copy of the Law of Property (Amendment) Bill; William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty on the need for the Singapore Naval Base; Edward Wood [later Lord Irwin and Lord Halifax], Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries on the sugar beet Bill; a copy of the British Sugar (Subsidy) Bill; a draft memorandum by the Ministry of Agriculture on the Conference on Agricultural Policy; WSC, Secretary of State for War, on Egypt; recommendations from the Committee of Imperial Defence on artillery for the Indian Native States; the Governor-General of Australia [1st Lord Forster] on the situation in Egypt; a Colonial Office memorandum on the position of the Dominions in relation to the Soviet Union; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the Agricultural Rates (Additional Grant) Continuance Bill; a copy of the Agricultural Rates Bill; a Foreign Office memorandum on reparations from Germany to the United States; the United States ambassador to Britain on German reparations; a draft of King George V's Speech on the Opening of Parliament; Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on the League of Nations; WSC, Secretary of State for the Colonies on Inter-Allied debts.Printed index at CHAR 22/23.


  • Creation: 24 Aug 1920 - 06 Jan 1925

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (92 folios, including pamphlets))

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Former / Other Reference

CP 500 (24) - CP 519 (24)

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