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Official: Cabinet: papers 201 - 220., 23 Jun 1928 - 09 Jul 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/201

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: Sir John Gilmour, Secretary of State for Scotland, on local government reform; [1st] Lord Peel, First Commissioner of Works, on Parliament Square [London]; Eric Maclagan, Director of the Victoria and Albert museum, on the treasure of the Guelphs; [Sir] Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on the industrial transference board and the transfer of unemployed miners; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on colonial military contributions and unemployment; Clement Tryon, Minister of Pensions, on war pensions; [1st Lord] Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith], Secretary of State for India, on the Indian statutory commission; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on a draft treaty for the renunciation of war; Walter Guinness [later 1st Lord Moyne] Minister of Agriculture, on a bill for the slaughter of animals in Scotland; and covering letters from Sir Maurice Hankey, Cabinet Secretary.Also includes: a bill devolving powers to the City of Westminster; Committee of Imperial Defence minutes on German proposals for the prevention of war, the reduction and limitation of armaments and the Ahkwan situation [in Southern Iraq]; and a secret report on the Imperial wireless and cable conference.Printed index at CHAR 22/211.


  • 23 Jun 1928 - 09 Jul 1928

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1 item(s) (1 file (93 loose folios including pamphlets))

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