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"A Balanced Economy": comments and additional source material on industry and export, 1951-07 - 1953-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 8/98

Scope and Contents

Annotated draft of LSA's chapter on the industrial prospect, with comments from individuals including: Sir Desmond Morton, Treasury; 3rd Lord Halsbury, Managing Director of the Research Development Corporation [earlier Lord Tiverton] (2); Ernest Lever, Chairman of Richard Thomas and Baldwins Limited and of the Steel Company of Wales, Limited; Sir Ben Lockspeiser, Secretary to the Committee of the Privy Council for Scientific and Industrial Research; Sir Harry Railing [Vice-President of the Engineering and Allied Employers’ National Federation]; Sir William Thomas, Chairman of the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC).

Also includes: cuttings; text of an address by Lockspeiser on science and the textile industry; paper by Halsbury on the development gap; bulletins of the Empire Industries Association and British Empire League; memorandum on air transport policy by the Council of the Air League of the British Empire; text of an address by Lockspeiser on progress in aeronautical science and engineering; article by Professor Ely Devons on aspects of British export trade.


  • Creation: 1951-07 - 1953-03


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 264

Finding aid date

2004-12-16 17:18:03.483000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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