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Public and Political: General: Gifts: Birthday and Christmas Gifts., 1955 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/440

Scope and Contents

Correspondents (concerning gifts to WSC) include: Viola Garvin; Oliver [1st] Lord Chandos [earlier Oliver Lyttelton]; "Willy" Sax; Major Henry Spence; Jane Welby; Stavros Niarchos; Sylvia Henley; "Prof" [1st Lord Cherwell, earlier Frederick Lindemann]; "Bernie" [Bernard] Baruch; Frank Rose; Brendan [1st Lord] Bracken; Charles [1st Lord] Moran [earlier Charles Wilson] and Diana [Lady] Moran [earlier Diana Wilson]; Lady Violet Bonham Carter [earlier Violet Asquith and Violet, Lady Bonham Carter, later Lady Asquith of Yarnbury], Emery Reves [earlier Imre Revesz]; Lady Juliet Duff; Jeanne, Lady Rothschild; Edwina Sandys and Julian Sandys; John G Churchill; "Tommy", Charles Thompson [former Personal Assistant to WSC]; Ava, Lady Waverley [earlier Ava, Lady Anderson and Ava Wigram]; Rhoda, Lady Birley; Patrick Buchan-Hepburn [later 1st Lord Hailes] and Diana Buchan-Hepburn [later Diana, Lady Hailes]; "Pug" [1st Lord Ismay]; Sir Alexander King; and Duncan Sandys.Also includes: notes and copies of correspondence from WSC to the individuals mentioned above; summaries of birthday and Christmas presents; birthday cards; paintings; poems; photographs; sketches of WSC; newspaper cuttings; and notes and copies of correspondence from Doreen Pugh and Gillian Maturin [Secretaries to WSC].


  • Creation: 1955 - 1956

Conditions Governing Access



1 file(s) (202 loose folios)

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Existence and Location of Copies

Folio 143: Copyright holder (Lord Moran) has withheld permission for online publication. Available at Churchill Archives Centre.

Repository Details

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