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Public and Political: General: Gifts G-J., 1887 - 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/417

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Correspondents (concerning gifts to WSC) include: Evelyn Shuckburgh, Foreign Office; Andrew Stark [Assistant Private Secretary to Foreign Secretary]; Terence Grady [Assistant Private Secretary to Foreign Secretary] (4); El Glaoui, Pasha of Marrakech [Marrakesh, Morocco]; Victor Gollancz, President of Victor Gollancz Limited; David Guthrie (3); Hamish Hamilton, Chairman of Hamish Hamilton Limited; Air Commodore Arthur Vere Harvey; Robert Hilton of John Edgington and Company Limited (3) regarding WSC's Garter banner; Sir Alexander Hood [Governor and Commander -in-Chief, Bermuda]; Thomas Horabin; Princess Ingeborg of Sweden; and Charles Hill, MP for Luton [Bedfordshire].Also includes copies of correspondence from WSC and CSC to the individuals mentioned above and to General Sir Hubert Gough, Averell Harriman and Sir Alan Herbert; and notes and copies of correspondence from R McHale [Secretary to WSC], Elizabeth Gilliatt [Secretary to WSC], Jane Portal [later Lady Williams of Elvel, Secretary to WSC], Grace Hamblin [Secretary to WSC], Jo Sturdee ("N S") [later Lady Onslow, Secretary to WSC], Anthony Montague Browne [Private Secretary to WSC] and John Colville [Private Secretary to WSC]; photographs including a signed photograph of Lord Randolph Churchill (1887) and a photograph of WSC; car badges; a facsimile letter from Eleanor Roosevelt; pamphlets and press cuttings.Most of the material in the file dates to 1954.


  • Creation: 1887 - 1954

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