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Italian politics, 1916-12 - 1917-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/48

Scope and Contents

Correspondence between C A Mills, head of British propaganda in Italy, and [Arthur] Basil Williams, forwarded to LSA, on subjects including: attacks on shipping in the Adriatic; political opinion in Italy on the war and ways of countering anti-British feeling, particularly on interest charged on loans to Italy, prices charged for British coal exports and rates of exchange; pro-German feeling and spy scandals in the Vatican; propaganda methods; the English Red Cross in Rome; friction between the Allied fleets; economic reconstruction of Italy.

Also includes: articles on the economic reconstruction of Italy and German manipulation of Swiss exchange rates.


  • 1916-12 - 1917-07

Conditions Governing Access

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


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 248

Finding aid date

2003-07-04 16:23:07.060000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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