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German Colonial Claim, 1936-04 - 1939-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/50

Scope and Contents

Speeches, articles, notes and correspondence on Germany's claim to her former colonies in Africa, including: extracts from Hansard with House of Commons speeches by [Arthur] Neville Chamberlain [Prime Minister], LSA, David Grenfell, James Thomas, Secretary of State for the Colonies, Winston Churchill, Geoffrey Mander, [Samuel] Vyvyan Adams, Lord Cranborne, Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs [later 5th Lord Salisbury], [Robert] Anthony Eden [Foreign Secretary, later 1st Lord Avon], David Lloyd George and Sir [Joseph] Austen Chamberlain; general speeches and articles by LSA; general notes by LSA, including notes for broadcast debate with George Glasgow; letters from correspondents including William Ormsby-Gore [Secretary of State for the Colonies, later 4th Lord Harlech] (2) and 1st Lord Lugard [former British Member of Permanent Mandates Commission, League of Nations].

General speeches and articles by individuals including: LSA;


  • Creation: 1936-04 - 1939-12

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


2 file(s)

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Former / Other Reference

Box 158

Finding aid date

2003-10-23 13:41:36.827000+00:00

Cultural context



Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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