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Political files: Palestine, 1949-03 - 1951-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/48

Scope and Contents

Papers and correspondence on Palestine, with correspondents including: Marcus Sieff (6); [Syed] Waris Ameer Ali; Edwin Samuel.

Also includes: memoranda by Marcus Sieff on Israel as a industrial and supply centre, the effect of the Arab-Israeli war on oil supplies, Britain's Middle East policy, resettlement of Arab refugees, the development of British trade with Israel and the Middle East and oil development in Israel; text of a speech by David Horowitz, Economic Adviser to the Israeli Government, on economic relations between Britain and Israel; speech notes for LSA's address to the Hebrew University (November 1950); Israeli memorandum submitted to the United Nations on the question of Jerusalem.


  • Creation: 1949-03 - 1951-07

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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 157

Finding aid date

2003-10-22 16:19:22.763000+00:00

Repository Details

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