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Official: Cabinet: papers 301 - 314., 02 Feb 1926 - 13 Aug 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/99

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: the report of the Parliamentary Business Committee; Sir Maurice Hankey, Secretary to the Cabinet; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on subjects including liquor smuggling; Sir William Tyrrell [Permanent Under- Secretary of State, Foreign Office] on policy towards the Soviet Union and Japan; the report of the sub-committee of the Imperial Conference (Documents) Committee, on the form of treaties; reports of the Legislation Committee, on the law regarding trade unions; [Francis] Stanley Jackson, Chairman of the Conservative Party; Sir Herbert Blain, Principal Agent, Conservative Party, on trade unions and the General Strike; Walter Greaves-Lord on the trade union secret ballot; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, on the status of the Union of South Africa, and the position of the dominions on chemical warfare; a copy of a speech by James Hertzog, Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa, on the status of the Union; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, on the resettlement of ex-servicemen; Victor Wellesley, Deputy Under-Secretary of State, Foreign Office, on the China Customs Tariff Conference, and British policy in China; extracts from the minutes of the Committee of Civil Research on agricultural training; Murray Bisset, Acting Governor of Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe], on the use of gas against native rebellions; Sir Esme Howard, British Ambassador to the United States on liquor smuggling; Frank Kellogg, Secretary of State, United States; a Ministry of Labour special report on unemployment; 1st Lord Byng [Governor-General of Canada] on the Canadian constitutional crisis.Printed index at CHAR 22/106.


  • 02 Feb 1926 - 13 Aug 1926

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (54 folios, including pamphlets))

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