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Official: Cabinet: papers 261 - 275., 30 Jul 1928 - 26 Sep 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/204

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, and Sir John Gilmour, Secretary of State for Scotland, on Irish immigration; [Sir] William Mitchell-Thomson [later 1st Lord Selsdon] Postmaster General, on Western Highlands steamer services; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on currency in the Irish Free State [later Ireland]; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the trade outlook and economic situation including details of various industries, exports and colonial trade; Arthur Samuel [later 1st Lord Mancroft], Financial Secretary to the Treasury, on the wireless cable merger; [Sir] Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on unemployment statistics and the borrowing powers of the unemployment fund and covering letters from Sir Maurice Hankey, Cabinet Secretary.Also includes a special report on unemployment, a report on the reduction and limitation of armaments and transcribed correspondence regarding the Anglo-French accord on naval limitation.Printed index at CHAR 22/211.


  • Creation: 30 Jul 1928 - 26 Sep 1928

Conditions Governing Access



1 file(s) (1 bound file (74 folios including pamphlets))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

CP 261(28) to 275(28)


Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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