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Letters from Lady Diana to John Julius, 1949-01-17 - 1949-11-22

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 1/6/1/14

Scope and Contents

Subjects include: Winston Churchill's war memoirs ("The Gathering Storm", Feb 1949; a stay in hospital; a visit to Morocco, Mar 1949; travelling back through Spain over Easter, Apr 1949; dinner with the Duke of Windsor [earlier King Edward VIII] and Duchess of Windsor [earlier Wallis Simpson], May 1949; a quarrel with Evelyn Waugh, May 1949; their 30th wedding anniversary, June 1949, and Lady Diana's memories of the wedding; a visit from Princess Margaret, June 1949; a ball at Buckingham Palace [London], July 1949; a stay at Champneys health farm [Hertfordshire], July 1949.


  • Creation: 1949-01-17 - 1949-11-22


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


1 file(s)

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Finding aid date

2017-10-10 10:04:34.900000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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