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Letters from Lady Diana Cooper to Conrad Russell, 1936-01 - 1936-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 1/1/7

Scope and Contents

Subjects include: visiting King Edward VIII [later the Duke of Windsor] at Fort Belvedere [Surrey] and at Blenheim Palace [Oxfordshire]; visiting Morocco; going to France with the Imperial War Graves Commission; Winston Churchill’s hatred for Stanley Baldwin [Prime Minister]; a Mediterranean cruise aboard the Nahlin with the King and Wallis Simpson [later the Duchess of Windsor] [see also DUFC 2/17]; visiting Aix [France].

Includes contemporary transcripts of some of the letters which describe the King.


  • 1936-01 - 1936-12

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


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