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"A Daughter's Tale": family correspondence, 1952, 1952-01 - 2000-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/7/45

Scope and Contents

Letters, mainly between Clementine Churchill and MS, with two from MS to Sarah Beauchamp [earlier Sarah Churchill and Sarah Oliver, later Sarah, Lady Audley] on subjects including: the Churchill Houses for the elderly; Christmas 1951; Sarah's success; the birth of Jeremy Soames; visitors at Chartwell [Kent] during the summer, including [Robert] Anthony Eden [later 1st Lord Avon] and Clarissa Eden [earlier Clarissa Churchill, later Clarissa, Lady Avon]; MS's and CS's stay at Beauly [Scotland].

Also includes: a copy of a letter from Clementine to 1st Lord Beaverbrook [earlier Max Aitken] on his lending them a house in [?] Italy; copy of the draft introduction by Augustus John to the catalogue of a special exhibition of Winston Churchill's paintings at the Royal Academy.

Dates

  • 1952-01 - 2000-08

Conditions Governing Access

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

Extent

1 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Finding aid date

2016-05-26 14:04:05.270000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087