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Official: Cabinet: papers 70 - 100., 20 Jan 1925 - 07 Mar 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/30

Scope and Contents

Includes papers from various individuals on various subjects, including: Sir William Joynson-Hicks, [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on the Roman Catholic Relief Bill and the Criminal Justice Bill, 1925; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on Navy Estimates and arbitration in the Civil Service; 1st Lord Cave [the Lord Chancellor] Chairman of the Church Assembly Measures Committee, and the School Teachers Superannuation Committee, on the Committees' reports; Arthur Watson on the Financial Statement by the Government Actuary on the report of the School Teachers Superannuation Committee; a draft of the School Teachers (Superannuation) Bill; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister, [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the Trade Outlook; a summary of the views of the Board of Trade Advisory Council on the Trade Outlook, on subjects including shipping, shipbuilding, iron and steel, coal, textiles, overseas trade and finance; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour on the control of private arms manufacture, his meeting with Albert Thomas of the International Labour Office, on the Office's 8 Hours Convention, and a special report on unemployment; the recommendations of the Committee of Imperial Defence on chemical warfare policy; a draft of the William Preston Indemnity Bill; the Parliamentary Secretary to the Department of Overseas Trade on the British Empire Exhibition; the draft White Paper and Bill of the British Empire Exhibition (Guarantee); a Foreign Office note on the Westminster Bank's representative's report on the economic state of Germany; Sir Samuel Hoare, [later 1st Lord Templewood], Secretary of State for Air, on the Croydon [Surrey] Aerodrome Extension Bill and airship development; a draft of the Croydon Aerodrome Bill; Wilfrid Ashley, Minister of Transport, on a Roads Improvement bill; a draft of the Roads Improvement Bill; a draft of the Criminal Justice Bill; Sir John Gilmour, Secretary for Scotland, on the Town Planning (Scotland) Bill and Housing (Scotland) Bill; Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on the sirdarship of the Egyptian army and the naval conference at Washington [United States]; Sir Esme Howard [British Ambassador to the United States] on naval estimates; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the Housing and Town Planning Consolidation Bills; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War on the Army pensioner ex-ranker officers' claim; Field-Marshal 1st Lord Allenby on the sirdarship of the Egyptian army; Edward Wood, [later Lord Irwin and Lord Halifax] Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries on a proposed conference on agricultural policy, and on the tithe rent charge to the Church; Sir George Barstow [Controller of Supply Services, Treasury] on airship development; 1st Lord Birkenhead, [earlier F E Smith], Secretary of State for India, on the Geneva [Switzerland] Opium Conference; a Treasury memorandum on milk legislation; Walter Guinness [later 1st Lord Moyne], Financial Secretary to the Treasury, on the Annual Register of Electors.Printed index at CHAR 22/48.


  • 20 Jan 1925 - 07 Mar 1925

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (112 folios, including pamphlets))

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The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.