"A Daughter's Tale": family correspondence, 1949, 1949-08 - 2000-08
Scope and Contents
Copies and originals of family correspondence between MS, Clementine Churchill, Sarah Beauchamp [earlier Sarah Churchill and Sarah Oliver, later Sarah, Lady Audley] and Winston Churchill on subjects including: MS awaiting the birth of Emma Soames; CS's adoption as Conservative candidate for Bedford; MS's birthday; MS's financial situation with the family trust; the Churchills' stay with 1st Lord Ismay at Wormington Grange, Worcestershire; the marriage of Sarah to Antony Beauchamp; the loss of one of CS's broodmares.
Also includes a captioned photograph of Churchill's racehorse Colonist II being led in by CS at [?] Salisbury races [Wiltshire] and snapshots of CS and MS at Swinton Park, Yorkshire.
- 1949-08 - 2000-08
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Soames, Mary, Dame, 1922 - 2014 (née Churchill, writer, wife of Baron Soames) (Person)