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Official: Cabinet: Unemployment Policy Committee: related Cabinet papers and conclusions., 27 Jun 1928 - 20 Jul 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/217

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals including: Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, on overseas settlement; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on the Industrial Transference Board; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, and Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple], Minister of Transport, on concentration and anticipation; Lord Eustace Percy, President of the Board of Education, on the health of school children in distressed areas; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, on grants for relief of unemployment and covering letters from Sir Maurice Hankey, Cabinet Secretary.Also includes: a draft report of the Committee proposing measures including an appeal to employers, amalgamation of industries and increased training; Cabinet minutes on the subject; and reports on industrial transference and emigration to Canada.


  • Creation: 27 Jun 1928 - 20 Jul 1928

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (66 folios))

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