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General political, 1930s, 1887 - 1953

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5

Scope and Contents

Papers, correspondence, speeches and articles (including papers used by LSA as source material) from LSA's time out of office, on subjects including: Italy's invasion of Abyssinia [later Ethiopia]; the rise of fascism in Germany and Italy and the build-up to war; the Empire and Imperial Conferences; the international economic crisis; tariff reform; trade; the partition of Palestine; Germany's claim to her former African colonies.


  • 1887 - 1953

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.


19 archive box(es)

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: The majority of files date from 1930-40, with some continuing into the 1940s.

Finding aid date

2003-03-27 16:55:23+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.