Yugoslavia: miscellaneous, 1939-09 - 1948-03
Scope and Contents
General papers and correspondence on Yugoslavian affairs, including: allegations of British ill-treatment of Yugoslavian prisoners; papers on the new laws relating to the Yugoslavian elections; reports on the work of the resistance; a letter from JA to 3rd Lord Selborne [Minister of Economic Warfare, earlier Lord Wolmer] on his disappointment at not being made liaison officer with King Peter of Yugoslavia; a note from Anthony Bevir, Private Secretary to Winston Churchill, Prime Minister, giving permission for JA to present Churchill's photograph to General Dusan Simovitch; a letter from the Yugoslav legation on the capture of the Patriarch Gavrilo by German troops; report on German books and newspapers on sale in Belgrade; ethnography of the north-west frontier of Yugoslavia [now Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia].
- 1939-09 - 1948-03
Conditions Governing Access
The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Amery, Harold Julian, 1919 - 1996 (Baron Amery of Lustleigh, politician) (Person)
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