Empire speeches, 1923-03 - 1929-03
Scope and Contents
Prints, press-cuttings and texts of speeches by LSA relating to the Empire, on subjects including: Empire settlement and development; ships, colonies and commerce; Imperial co-operation; the Empire market; how shipping built the Empire; economic development of the Empire; settlement and migration; inter-Imperial trade; a united Empire; the development of the railway in East Africa; Imperial interests as compared to Britain's place in Europe; trade and the Gold Standard; aspects of the Imperial Conference (1926); the Church and the Empire; the Empire in the new era; safeguarding of industry and Imperial Preference; the cocoa industry; trade and prospects; Canada and Imperial defence.
Also includes: pamphlet by John Darling on Empire consols debt conversion; lists of delegates for the 1927 Colonial Office Conference.
- 1923-03 - 1929-03
Conditions Governing Access
The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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