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Speeches, 1959-03 - 1959-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/29

Scope and Contents

Speeches given by JA [as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Colonial Office], mainly in the House of Commons, with some background notes from the Colonial Office, on subjects including: Kenya and its constitution; sweated labour, particularly relating to Hong Kong; the Colonial Development and Welfare Bill; the Nigeria Independence Bill; a visit to London by the Spanish Minister of Commerce, including talks on Gibraltar; Chinese refugees in Hong Kong; Central African Federation for Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe] and Nyasaland [later Malawi]; constitutional talks on Malta; the future of the smaller colonial territories; the closure of the Mountain Lead Mines, Hong Kong; Anglo-Israeli relations; the Church of Central Africa, Presbyterian (CCAP); maintaining law and order in Kenya and Uganda; development in Tanganyika [later Tanzania]; a television service for Kenya; Kenyan prisons; Hola Camp; the political situation in Uganda.


  • Creation: 1959-03 - 1959-12


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.


4 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Boxes 460-461

Finding aid date

2014-09-30 13:53:02.820000+00:00


Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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