Correspondence with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1988-11 - 1990-11
Scope and Contents
Correspondence with the FCO, particularly the Foreign Secretary (mainly Douglas Hurd, but also John Major and Sir [Richard] Geoffrey Howe) on foreign policy issues. Other correspondents include: David Gore-Booth, Assistant Under Secretary of State (Middle East); Jonathan Aitken, Chairman of the European Reform Group; Norman Lamont, Chancellor of the Exchequer; 6th Lord Carrington; Thomas King, Secretary of State for Defence; Charles Powell, Private Secretary to the Prime Minister; John Major, Chancellor of the Exchequer; Francis Maude, Minister of State, FCO; Timothy Yeo [Parliamentary Private Secretary to Hurd]; William Waldegrave, Minister of State, FCO; Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister; Jonas Savimbi, President of UNITA [National Union for the Total Independence of Angola].
- 1988-11 - 1990-11
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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