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Public and Political: General: Private and Personal: Correspondence, Noel-Baker - Plowden., Jul 1955 - Oct 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/531

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Correspondents include: Sir Norman Brook [later 1st Lord Normanbrook] on subjects including his visits to the United States, Ghana and Nigeria, working with WSC, his career in the Civil Service, the economic state of Great Britain, and Harold Macmillan [later 1st Lord Stockton] as Prime Minister (18); Sir Anthony Nutting; Sir Tom O'Brien (5); Katsumi Ohno; "Bill" [Berkeley] Ormerod, Head of British Information Services, New York [United States] (4); Sir Laurence Olivier on a charity appeal; Dudley Cheke of the Foreign Office; Aristotle Onassis on subjects including the education of Alexander Onassis and his own marriage to Tina Livanos; Anita Leslie; Mabel Pakenham-Walsh requesting that WSC should sign books to be presented to Cheltenham College [Gloucestershire]; Ridley Pakenham-Walsh; Vijaya Pandit, High Commissioner for India in London; John Peck, former Private Secretary to WSC; Sir Richard Pim, National Governor for Northern Ireland, BBC on 'Children's' Hour'; David Pitblado, former Private Secretary to WSC; Ronald Pitts Crick on CSC's health (3); Sir Edwin Plowden, Chairman of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority on the work on atomic energy carried out by the Authority (4); and Admiral Patrick Brooking on WSC's visit to the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.Also includes: copies of correspondence from WSC to the individuals mentioned above; notes and copies of correspondence from Catherine Snelling and Doreen Pugh [Secretaries to WSC] and Anthony Montague Browne [Private Secretary to WSC]; a pamphlet on the Canary Islands; and a newspaper cutting on the decision by the Art Institute of Chicago [United States] not to accept an exhibition of WSC's paintings.Other subjects covered by the file include: waste in Westminster [London].


  • Creation: Jul 1955 - Oct 1964

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