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Empire Industries Association: correspondence, 1952-01 - 1952-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/7/14

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, mainly with Association officials and other correspondents including: George Drew, Leader of the Opposition of Canada, on speaking to the Association and establishing links between Canada and Britain; Lord Balfour of Inchrye, on resigning as Chairman of the Association, and the Association deputation to the Chancellor of the Exchequer [R A Butler] (4); Sir Donald Simson.

Also includes: minutes; Association bulletins; text of a speech by LSA given as President on the economic situation and the GATT (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade) negotiations; memoranda submitted to the Chancellor of the Exchequer by the Parliamentary Committee of the Association, on Commonwealth Preference and the Geneva Agreements on trade, and the need to strengthen the sterling area; memorandum by LSA giving the case against GATT; history of Imperial Preference.


  • Creation: 1952-01 - 1952-12

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


1 file(s)

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Box 205

Finding aid date

2004-02-09 15:17:57.500000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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