Skip to main content

Official: Cabinet: papers 140 - 154., 28 Jan 1926 - 17 Apr 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/92

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on the Imperial War Graves Endowment Fund Bill, and the coal subsidy and German competition; the report by the Committee of Civil Research on the establishment of a national fuel and power committee; a Foreign Office memorandum on the new Anglo-Turkish-Iraq Treaty; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on the law covering shop closing hours; 1st Lord Peel, First Commissioner of Works, on Government lands and buildings; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade; Sir Robert Burton-Chadwick, Chairman of the Informal Committee on the Safeguarding of Industries Act; the report of the Safeguarding of Industries Committee; 1st Lord Cecil [of Chelwood, earlier Lord Robert Cecil] on the reorganisation of the League of Nations Council; Adam Kirkaldy [Professor of Economics, University College, Nottingham]; a Colonial Office memorandum on rubber exports from Ceylon [later Sri Lanka] and Malaya [later Malaysia]; a Treasury and Board of Customs and Excise memorandum on car tax; Walter Guinness [later 1st Lord Moyne], Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, on barley malting, and training townspeople for land work; notes from the conference between the Prime Minister [Stanley Baldwin] and representatives of the Miners' Federation; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, on the bequest of Sir Hugh Lane [late Director of the National Gallery, Ireland]'s pictures to the National Gallery; William Cosgrave [President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State, later Ireland] on the Lane bequest.Printed index at CHAR 22/106.


  • Creation: 28 Jan 1926 - 17 Apr 1926

Conditions Governing Access



1 file(s) (1 bound file (135 folios, including pamphlets))

Language of Materials


External Documents

Former / Other Reference

CP 140 (26) - CP 154 (26)

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087