Letters from Lady Diana Cooper to Conrad Russell, 1946-01 - 1946-12
Scope and Contents
Letters from France, chiefly the British Embassy in Paris [France], mainly on entertaining, with other subjects including: the Conference of Foreign Ministers (including Ernest Bevin [Foreign Secretary]); the declining health of "Loulou" [Louise de Vilmorin]; visits from Winston Churchill in Paris and Geneva [Switzerland], July and Aug 1946; Mary Churchill’s engagement to [Arthur] Christopher Soames; the death of Lady Diana’s sister Marjorie, Lady Anglesey.
- 1946-01 - 1946-12
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Finding aid date
- Bevin, Ernest, 1881 - 1951 (statesman and Trade Union Leader)
- Churchill, Winston Leonard Spencer, Sir, 1874 - 1965 (Knight, statesman and historian)
- Soames, Arthur Christopher John, 1920 - 1987 (Baron Soames of Fletching, politician)
- Soames, Mary, Dame, 1922 - 2014 (née Churchill, writer, wife of Baron Soames)
- From the Fonds: Cooper, Diana Olivia Winifred Maud, Lady, 1892 - 1986 (née Manners, wife of 1st Viscount Norwich) (Person)