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Public and Political: General: Patronage: Churchill College, Cambridge: Trust Fund, correspondence and papers., Jan 1961 - Aug 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/573A-B

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: [2nd Lord] Knollys (5); Francis Humphrys, Secretary of the Churchill College Trust Fund; Major-General John Hamilton, Bursar of Churchill College (3); Charles De Gaulle on his gift of a tapestry; W Kalhorn (3), Managing Director, and Joyce Hall of Hallmark cards on funds raised by the sale of greetings cards; "Jock" [Sir John Colville] (10); Sir John Cockcroft, Master of Churchill College; [Willard] Garfield Weston; Jacques de Thier [Belgian Ambassador to Great Britain]; Sir John Nicholls, British Ambassador to Belgium on a gift from the Belgian government; [Reginald] Michael Hadow; David Kilmuir, Chairman of the Plessey Company; John Henniker-Major [later 8th Lord Henniker] British Ambassador to Denmark; and Patrick Hancock, British Ambassador to Norway.Also includes: notes and copies of correspondence from Anthony Montague Browne [Private Secretary to WSC] and Doreen Pugh [Secretary to WSC]; details of contributors to the fund and gifts; photographs of South African furniture given to the College; information on the chapel fund established by Timothy Beaumont; and notes on the purpose and structure of the College.


  • Creation: Jan 1961 - Aug 1964

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2 file(s) (2 files (257 loose folios))

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