"A Daughter's Tale": correspondence, 1980, 1979-12 - 1992-02
Scope and Contents
Includes: letters from MS to her children from Zimbabwe Rhodesia on subjects including the ceasefire and MS's charity work; letters between MS and Judith Stone on the International Year of the Child and the results of the elections in Zimbabwe Rhodesia; letter from Robert Rhodes James to MS, welcoming her and CS back and praising them for their success in Zimbabwe Rhodesia; articles on MS's and CS's work in Zimbabwe Rhodesia and the failed plan to film MS's biography of Clementine, Lady Churchill; poem on MS receiving a DBE; short biographies of Sally Mugabe, one inscribed by her to MS; correspondence between MS and John Major, Prime Minister and a letter from MS to Queen Elizabeth II, on the funeral of Sally Mugabe, where MS represented the Queen.
- 1979-12 - 1992-02
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)