Public and Political: General: Correspondence: Equine Defence League - Exmouth., Jun 1955 - Nov 1964
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Includes correspondence from various organisations and individuals informing WSC of tributes paid to him or requesting his support for various projects. Correspondents include: Alfred Brisco, Secretary of the National Equine and Smaller Animals Defence League (3); Colonel Sir John Ruggles-Brise and Sir Stuart Mallinson (11) on WSC's support for the foundation of the University of Essex; Nicholas Fenn [Assistant Private Secretary to Foreign Secretary], Thomas Bridges [Private Secretary to Foreign Secretary] and Robus Menne, Town Clerk of Estcourt, Natal [South Africa] (4) on granting WSC the freedom of the Borough of Estcourt; and Reverend Roderick King, Vicar of Littleham-cum-Exmouth [Devon] on the dedication of a stained glass window depicting WSC.Also includes: copies of correspondence and notes from Anthony Montague Browne, Private Secretary to WSC and Doreen Pugh [Secretary to WSC]; photographs of a stained glass window depicting WSC and of a horse box named after him; newspaper cuttings and a brochure about the University of Essex; information and newspaper cuttings on the granting of the freedom of Estcourt to WSC; and proofs of the 11th report of the Commissioners for the Exhibition of 1851.
- Jun 1955 - Nov 1964
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