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Speeches and articles, 1955-02 - 1955-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/24

Scope and Contents

Subjects include: the Suez Canal [Egypt] and the Canal Zone Agreement, including a visit to Cairo by JA; the defence debate; JA's visit to Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe] relating to Southern Africa and Central African Federation; security of air bases in the Middle East and South East Asia; the textile industry; the economic crisis; the Conservative Government's record; the Geneva peace conference; the constitutional conference on Malta; a review of the first volume of Charles de Gaulle's war memoirs, "The Call to Honour"; a United Europe.

Also includes draft memoir of JA's part in "The Suez Rebellion".

Dates

  • 1955-02 - 1955-12

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.

Extent

2 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

Box 477

Finding aid date

2014-09-24 14:54:27.423000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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