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Official: Cabinet: papers 241 - 270., 08 Apr 1925 - 27 May 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/37

Scope and Contents

Includes papers from various individuals on various subjects, including: Edward Wood [later Lord Irwin and Lord Halifax], Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, on the Diseases of Animals Bill; a draft of the Diseases of Animals Bill; 4th Lord Salisbury, [earlier Lord Cranborne] the Lord Privy Seal, on the Honours (Prevention of Abuses) Bill; a draft of the Honours Bill; Lord Kilmarnock [later 22nd Lord Erroll] on the risks of anti-allied demonstrations during the Rhineland [Germany] Millenary celebrations; Wallace Wright, Colonel General Staff, Army of Occupation on the Rhine, on the Millenary celebrations; Sir Samuel Hoare [later 1st Lord Templewood], Secretary of State for Air, on the defence of Iraq and the Air Ministry (Catwater [Devon] Seaplane Station) Bill; Austen Chamberlain [Foreign Secretary] on arbitration between Germany, Poland and Czechoslovakia; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on the application of the Diseases of Animals Bill to Northern Ireland, and the case of John Syme; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour; a special report by the Ministry of Labour on unemployment; the report of the War Pensions Committee; Sir John Gilmour, Secretary for Scotland, on the National Library of Scotland Bill and the Education (Scotland) (Superannuation) Bill; drafts of the Scottish National Library and Education Bills; Wilfrid Ashley, Minister of Transport; 1st Lord Weir, Chairman of the Committee on the supply of electricity; the report of the Electricity Committee; the French draft note to Germany on security; a draft of the Catwater Seaplane Station Bill; a draft of the Married Women (Torts) Bill; the interim report of the Committee on marriage allowances for naval officers; William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty, on naval marriage allowances; Aime de Fleuriau, the French Ambassador to Great Britain, on the French draft note to Germany on security; the report of the Retail Prices Committee on food prices; Sir Maurice Hankey, Secretary to the Cabinet; the minutes of the Unemployment Insurance Committee; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on unemployment insurance; a memorandum by the League of Nations Health Committee on sleeping sickness.Also includes: the report of the East Africa Commission.Printed index at CHAR 22/48.


  • 08 Apr 1925 - 27 May 1925

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (82 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.