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Speeches, 1954-01 - 1955-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/7/48

Scope and Contents

Texts, drafts and speaking notes for speeches by LSA on subjects including: tribute to Sir [Harold] Leslie Boyce; Empire or Commonwealth; the place of the Commonwealth in the world; Imperial Preference; GATT [General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade]; tributes to 1st Lord Simon and Francis Pember, former Warden of All Souls College, Oxford; Canada and the Empire; Chaim Weizmann and Manchester's contribution to the cause of Zionism; the centenary of 1st Lord Milner's birth; the United Europe Movement conference and relations between the European economy and the Commonwealth.

Also includes related correspondence, with correspondents including: Sir Harry Batterbee, Royal Empire Society; Sir Alexander Carr-Saunders, Director of the London School of Economics (3); Humphry Berkeley, Political Education Officer, Conservative Political Centre; Doris Morden, Chairman of the Canadian Women's Club (5); John Sparrow, Warden of All Souls College (2); Sir [Herbert] Edmund Craster, Fellow of All Souls College; Sir Cecil Kisch; 1st Lord Elton [General Secretary, Rhodes Trust].


  • Creation: 1954-01 - 1955-06

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 247

Finding aid date

2004-03-12 10:08:47.997000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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