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Public and Political: General: Private and Personal: Correspondence with Antonio Giraudier., 06 Apr 1951 - 03 May 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/218

Scope and Contents

Correspondence between WSC, his secretaries and Giraudier on gifts of cigars, brandy and wine from Giraudier to WSC, a proposed visit by Giraudier, gifts of books and a painting from WSC, food parcels from Giraudier to WSC's staff, and "The New World", volume 2 of "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples".Other correspondents include: representatives of H Sichel Sons Incorporated, wine merchants, delivering Giraudier's wine (12); representatives of Marshall Ellis Limited [? export agents]. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence by "N S" [Jo Sturdee, later Lady Onslow], Jane Portal [later Lady Williams of Elvel], Elizabeth Gilliatt, Grace Hamblin, Lettice Shillingford [earlier Lettice Marston], Gillian Maturin and Doreen Pugh, WSC's secretaries.Also includes: import and export documentation; a letter from Richard Nixon thanking WSC for "The New World".


  • Creation: 06 Apr 1951 - 03 May 1959

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