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Horn of Africa Council, 1983-11 - 1988-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/41

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers from the council (of which JA was president), particularly correspondence with Louis FitzGibbon (council secretary) on general council business and other subjects including human rights violations by Ethiopia and famine. Other correspondents include: 10th Lord Bessborough; Lord Grimond; 4th Lord Avebury [earlier Eric Lubbock]; John Home Robertson. Also includes accounts by 7th Lord Ailsa of visits to Ethiopia and Somalia, 1983.


  • Creation: 1983-11 - 1988-03


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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.


2 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 37

Related Materials

See also AMEJ 1/10/3.

Date information

DateText: The majority of folios date from 1987-88.

Finding aid date

2011-09-14 16:22:26.217000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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