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Inwards letters from 1st Lord Milner, 1908-03 - 1914-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/39

Scope and Contents

Letters from Milner to LSA on subjects including: the Compatriots [tariff reform group]; payment for LSA's work; LSA's work on the Times History of the South African War; Milner's concerns about the new South African constitution; the political situation in Australia; LSA's visit to Australia with the Empire Parliamentary Association; the death of George Wyndham; Home Rule for Ulster; LSA's poor chances of gaining a parliamentary seat at Oxford and failure at Wolverhampton [Staffordshire]; Milner's affection for LSA (in writing to AFA); LSA's success in winning the Sparkbrook seat in Birmingham [Warwickshire].

Also includes: letter from LSA to Milner on trade with Canada and Imperial import duties; note from George Wyndham to Milner; letter from Sir Edward Carson to Milner, asking him to visit Northern Ireland, and noting his respect for LSA.


  • Creation: 1908-03 - 1914-07

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The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


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Box 57

Finding aid date

2003-06-24 16:25:19.263000+00:00

Repository Details

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