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Official: Cabinet: papers 301 - 325., 12 Oct 1928 - 02 Nov 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/206

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: Lord Eustace Percy, President of the Board of Education, on church schools; [1st] Lord Cushendun [earlier Ronald McNeill], Acting Foreign Secretary, on the renewal of arbitration treaties; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs on the functions of dominion ministers and the title of His Majesty's Government; 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; Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple], Minister of Transport, on freight relief; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, and Cushendun on the title of His Majesty's Government; William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty, on belligerent rights at sea and various dockyards; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on reparations; [Sir] Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on unemployment insurance and the industrial transference scheme; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, on future British garrisons in China; [1st] Lord Peel, First Commissioner of Works, on a statue to Lord Haig; and covering letters from Sir Maurice Hankey, Cabinet Secretary.Also includes material on government policy regarding the disarmament conference, the role of the United States in World War I; special reports on unemployment; a copy of the speech of King George V on the opening of Parliament and Committee of Imperial Defence reports on the Persian Gulf.


  • 12 Oct 1928 - 02 Nov 1928

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (153 folios including pamphlets))

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