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Official: Cabinet: papers 61 - 80., 25 Feb 1929 - 16 Mar 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/230

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on unemployment insurance; [Sir] John Gilmour, Secretary of State for Scotland, on Irish immigration; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Colonial Affairs, on the Hilton Young commission on East Africa, the oil position in Iraq, and the effect of the treaty for the renunciation of war on the Irish Free State; Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple], Minister of Transport, on a speech made by David Lloyd-George on road transport; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on Turkey on the proposed Baghdad [Iraq] to Haifa [Israel] railway and pipeline; William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty, on taxation of naval allowances; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on workmen's compensation and covering letters from Sir Maurice Hankey, Secretary to the Cabinet.Also includes: special reports on unemployment; Committee of Imperial Defence reports on the Baghdad to Haifa railway (plus a map of the site), belligerent rights and piracy in China's waters; a Committee of Civil Research report on radium.Reports 64 and 79 missing. Printed index at CHAR 22/235.


  • 25 Feb 1929 - 16 Mar 1929

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1 item(s) (1 file (54 loose folios including pamphlets))

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