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Press Cuttings, 1950 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GNWR 7

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The most interesting items in the collection are the diaries, interleaved with letters and papers, which Lord Gordon-Walker kept throughout his political career and which shed fascinating light upon his fellow Members of Parliament and Cabinet Ministers and upon the events and personalities involved in international -and especially Commonwealth - affairs. There are numerous articles and speeches by Lord Gordon-Walker together with notes and reviews pertaining to his book ‘The Cabinet’ and a typescript of his last (unpublished) book on "Downing of Downing Street" and voluminous bundles of press cuttings illustrating every phase of his career.


  • Creation: 1950 - 1980

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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

Language of Materials



This section is arranged in two chronological sequences. GNWR 7/1-5 were catalogued in 1981 and GNWR 7/6-27 were added to the catalogue in 2004.

Finding aid date

2004-12-20 13:13:53.467000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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