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Private diaries and notebooks, 1917 - 1982

Reference Code: GBR/0014/JACB 1

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The papers cover Jacob's adult life from his early army career, his work as Assistant Military Secretary to the War Cabinet and as Director General of the BBC, to his retirement where he remained active in many important public services. Also included are some Boer War papers which were kept by Jacob's father-in-law.


  • Creation: 1917 - 1982

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


39 file(s)

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2003-03-14 10:18:21+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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