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Official: Cabinet: papers 26 to 49., 02 Feb 1928 - 17 Feb 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/192

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: [1st] Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith] Secretary of State for India, on the 'indianisation' of the Indian army and relations with Afghanistan; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on reaction to his taxation scheme, Irish loyalists and railways in Iraq; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the local authority emergency provisions act; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on relations between France and the United States and an arbitration treaty; [Sir] William Mitchell-Thomson, later 1st Lord Selsdon] Postmaster General on censorship of the BBC; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, on his tour of Australia and New Zealand, on Canada and compensation claims in the Irish Free State [later Ireland]; [4th Lord] Salisbury [earlier Lord Cranborne], Lord Privy Seal; Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple], Minister of Transport, on railway conveyance of passengers and goods; Sir John Gilmour, Secretary of State for Scotland, on the imperial wireless and cable conference; 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 industries, exports and colonial trade and on New Zealand.Also includes a report on the reduction and limitation of armaments.Papers 31, 47 and 50 are not present in the file. Printed index at CHAR 22/211.


  • 02 Feb 1928 - 17 Feb 1928

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