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Personal: Visits and invitations: Italy (July - September 1949) K - Z., 07 Jan 1949 - 08 Nov 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 1/77

Scope and Contents

Correspondents on WSC's visit to Gardone (Lake Garda), Carezza and Strasbourg [France] include: Professor Adolf Keller [Titular Professor Emeritus, University of Zurich, Switzerland]; Lady Katherine Lambton; Sir Victor Mallet, British Ambassador to Italy; G C Harcourt, Acting Consul General, Milan (6); Robert Goldie, Consul General, Milan; representatives of Pol Roger et Compagnie, on supplying champagne (5); Duncan Sandys on WSC attending the meeting of [the Council of Europe], Strasbourg (2); Count Carlo Sforza, Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs; representatives of Thomas Cook and Son Limited on travel arrangements (9); Walter Graebner [London representative of Time-Life International] (2); R Zucchi, General Manager, Hotel Royal Danieli, Venice (4); Cyril Wakefield-Harrey, Consul General, Strasbourg; Alan Whicker, Diplomatic Correspondent, Exchange Telegraph Newsagency.Other subjects include: invitations, gifts and requests for interviews and autographs.Also includes: a press cutting from Bund of an article on WSC by Professor Keller; "The Implementation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights" by H van Vloten; a Foreign Office telegram on the details of Turkish representatives to the Council of Europe; administrative instructions for the Council of Europe.


  • Creation: 07 Jan 1949 - 08 Nov 1949

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1 file(s) (339 loose folios)

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Folio 339: Copyright holder (Alan Whicker) has withheld permission for online publication. Available at Churchill Archives Centre.

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