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Official: Cabinet: papers 51 to 80., Feb 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/155

Scope and Contents

Includes papers on various subjects by various individuals including: control of official histories; Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple] Minister of Transport, and WSC on cross-river traffic in London; [Sir] Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later Lord Swinton] President of the Board of Trade on safeguarding industries, the Brussels convention on state owned ships and a forecast of the trade outlook including details of various industries, exports and colonial trade; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on the grant scheme to local authorities and funding the police; the limitations of naval armaments proposed by the United States; [1st Lord] Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith] the Secretary of State for India, on the Indian navy bill and the Indian war settlement; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on relations with the Soviet Union, the dangers of communism in China and the franchise; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health on audit surcharges and local government; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on diplomatic relations with the Soviet government; [Sir] Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour on the industrial conference; minutes of the Committee of Imperial Defence on forces in Iraq and chemical warfare policy; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, on Soviet policy in China; and a paper on the reduction and limitation of armaments.Paper 54 is not present. Printed index at CHAR 22/167.


  • Creation: Feb 1927

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1 item(s) (1 file (119 loose folios))

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CP 51(27) to CP 80(27)


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