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Official: Cabinet: papers 141 - 150., 07 May 1929 - 24 May 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/234

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: a draft election address by Stanley Baldwin, Prime Minister, outlining Conservative policies on various issues including the economic situation, agriculture and social reform; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on seamen's terms of employment; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on the oil position in Iraq and the trans-desert pipeline and railway to the Mediterranean; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the British pavilion at the international exhibition and on the trade outlook and economic situation including details of various industries, exports and colonial trade and on the protection of the woollen and worsted industries; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Colonial Affairs, on relations between tribes in the Aden [later Yemen]; and covering letters from Sir Maurice Hankey, Secretary to the Cabinet.Also includes: Committee of Imperial Defence minutes on the oil board and supply and control of oil and a Committee of Civil Research report on the co-ordination of research.Printed index at CHAR 22/235. Papers 146 and 148 are not present.


  • Creation: 07 May 1929 - 24 May 1929

Conditions Governing Access



1 item(s) (1 file (90 loose folios including pamphlets))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

CP 141(29) to CP 150(29)


Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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