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Public and Political: General: Gifts T-Z., 1953

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/414

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Correspondents (concerning gifts to WSC) include: Charles Taylor and Constance Taylor; Myron Taylor; Warren Tute; Sig Unander, State Treasurer of the State of Oregon [United States]; Sir Stanley Unwin, Chairman of George Allen and Unwin Limited; Sir Harold Mitchell; J Arthur Walker with details of an astrological chart for WSC (5); Earl Warren, Governor of California [United States]; Frederick Leishman [Assistant Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary]; Nancy, Duchess of Westminster; Norman Wilkinson; Wing-Commander Norman Hulbert; Brigadier John Frowen, Secretary of the Royal Artillery Institute; and Hugh Wontner.Also includes copies of correspondence from WSC to the individuals mentioned above and to Feliks Topolski, Major-General Alfred Ernest Walford, Ava, Lady Waverley [earlier Ava, Lady Anderson and Ava Wigram], John Wheeler-Bennett and John Priestman [Assistant Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary]; photographs; press-cuttings; pamphlets; notes and copies of correspondence from R McHale [Secretary to WSC], Lettice Marston [later Lettice Shillingford, Secretary to WSC], Elizabeth Gilliatt [Secretary to WSC], Sheila Minto [Secretary to WSC], "Jo" Sturdee ("N S") [later Lady Onslow, Secretary to WSC], John Colville [Private Secretary to WSC], Christopher Soames [Parliamentary Private Secretary to WSC], Anthony Montague Browne [Private Secretary to WSC] and Peter Oates [Private Secretary to WSC].


  • Creation: 1953

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