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(Untitled), 14 Jun 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/39/131-132

Scope and Contents

Telegram from WSC to Lord Halifax [earlier Edward Wood, then Lord Irwin, British Ambassador to the United States] asking him to contact Josiah Wedgwood on tour in America and enquire whether he would accept a Barony of the United Kingdom and represent Labour in the House of Lords; with reply of acceptance from Wedgwood.


  • Creation: 14 Jun 1941

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2 folio(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

T299 - T300


Repository Details

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