Oversea Settlement Papers, 1917-08 - 1922-07
Scope and Contents
Papers relating to LSA's chairmanship of the Oversea Settlement Committee, including: press-cutting of an interview given by LSA on emigration to the Dominions; prints of speeches by LSA in support of work by the Fellowship of the Maple Leaf in Canada, and on Empire migration; memoranda by LSA on the Imperial Conference of 1921 and its resolution on state-aided settlement, the effects of emigration on unemployment, emigration facts and figures and migration within the Empire; reports of the Oversea Settlement Committee, 1920-1921, and of the Empire Settlement Committee, 1917; draft of the Empire Settlement bill; notes of discussions on oversea settlement in New Zealand, Australia and Canada.
- 1917-08 - 1922-07
Conditions Governing Access
The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
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DateText: The majority of folios date from 1921-1922.
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