"Clementine Churchill": copies of correspondence with the Royal Family, 1943, 1968-03
Scope and Contents
Includes: letters between CSC and Queen Elizabeth on her and King George VI's gratitude to Winston Churchill, meeting for lunch and the Queen asking to be kept fully informed; letters between Sir Alan Lascelles [Private Secretary to the King] and [Thomas] Leslie Rowan [Private Secretary to Churchill] the King and Queen's good wishes while Churchill was suffering from pneumonia; a letter from Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, on Churchill's health.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in the papers of Clementine Spencer-Churchill, GBR 0014 CSCT 3/41.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Soames, Mary, Dame, 1922 - 2014 (née Churchill, writer, wife of Baron Soames) (Person)
Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository
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