Skip to main content

Official: Cabinet: papers 31 to 50., Feb 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/154

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: a copy of a speech by King George V on the opening of parliament on relations with foreign powers and civil war in China; [1st Lord] Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith] Secretary of State for India, on the Trade Unions disputes bill; [Sir] John Gilmour, Secretary of State for Scotland, on poor relief to miners' dependents and poor law emergency provisions in Scotland; [Sir] Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on the political levy raised by the Trade Unions, the Washington Hours convention on hours of labour, a note to the Soviet government, a report on unemployment and unemployment grants; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on municipal trading in coal and the poor law reform bill; Lord Eustace Percy, President of the Board of Education, on policy, grants and church schools; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on a letter to the League of Nations about China; elections in India; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on poor relief to miners' dependents in Scotland; [Sir] Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later Lord Swinton] President of the Board of Trade on the trade outlook including details of various exports; and Leo Amery, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on the Colonial Office conference.Printed index at CHAR 22/167.


  • Creation: Feb 1927

Conditions Governing Access



1 item(s) (1 file (74 loose folios))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

CP 31(27) to CP 50 (27)

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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