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Official: Cabinet: Distressed Areas Committee., 07 Dec 1928 - 18 Dec 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/219

Scope and Contents

Includes notes and correspondence by individuals including: Lord Eustace Percy, President of the Board of Education (2); Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour; James Grigg [Principal Private Secretary to WSC] (4); Sir Richard Hopkins, Controller of Finance and Supply Services, Treasury; Sir Arthur Lowry; and Sir James Pearse.Subjects covered include: government assistance; transfer of families; communal feeding; the conditions in mining areas including South Wales and Durham; and a bill to provide footwear for children.Also includes: committee minutes and extracts [from Hansard] of statements made by WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, and Stanley Baldwin, Prime Minister.


  • 07 Dec 1928 - 18 Dec 1928

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (70 folios))

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