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Notes for speeches, 1947-08 - 1949-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/8

Scope and Contents

Speech notes, texts and press cuttings on subjects including: JA's election campaign for Preston [Lancashire]; economic and foreign policy; the threat from the Soviet Union; maintaining national security; the importance of production; the Empire; Yugoslavia [later Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia]; Joseph Chamberlain and foreign policy; Chamberlain and the Unionist Party; Soviet demands over Berlin [Germany]; the state of the Conservative Party and chances of winning the next election; the record of the Labour Government; Robert Menzies, leader of the Australian Liberal Party, and Commonwealth trade and defence.


  • 1947-08 - 1949-08

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.


4 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 462

Finding aid date

2014-09-02 14:48:54.623000+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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