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"World Tour" letters from Maurice and Adeline Hankey to their children, 1934-09-09 - 1934-10-29

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AHKY 1/1/50

Scope and Contents

Subjects covered include: South Africa; the journey from Pretoria to Cape Town; Maurice's official programme; Adeline's South African relations; arrival in Australia; a stay "in the bush"; observations on rivalries between Australian states; and train journeys. Some letters are carbon copies.


  • Creation: 1934-09-09 - 1934-10-29

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

One item within the collection (AHKY 3/1/6) is currently closed for conservation reasons.


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Related Materials

Press cuttings and photographs relating to the Hankey's world tour are located at AHKY 3/1/8.

Finding aid date

2003-02-14 12:13:44+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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