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Commonwealth and Empire, 1949-02 - 1954-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/2/103

Scope and Contents

Papers and correspondence on Commonwealth affairs, including: Colonial Office memoranda from Sir William McLean on subjects including colonial constitutional changes and development, Imperial Preference, labour relations and local government; draft memorandum from [Arthur] Douglas Dodds-Parker on Commonwealth and colonial policy; text of a speech by Oliver Lyttelton, Secretary of State for Colonial Affairs [later 1st Lord Chandos] at the 1952 Party Conference on migration policy and Imperial Preference; article by Leo Amery on the Commonwealth Conference, 1951; memoranda by JA on Asiatic expansion and the implications for Australasia, and on migration; papers on trade with Canada.


  • 1949-02 - 1954-01

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.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 280

Finding aid date

2011-02-08 14:29:44.893000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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