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Correspondence with Sir John Colville, 1968-07 - 1987-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/8/6

Scope and Contents

Correspondence on the winding up of Sir Winston Churchill's estate (of which Colville was an executor), particularly his paintings and papers, with other correspondents including Roy Jenkins, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Lord Hartwell [earlier (William) Michael Berry] and Henry Ford II. Also includes a copy of Colville's speech at Luxembourg on Churchill, 1974, his Churchill Memorial Lecture on the qualities of a statesman, 1978 and an article by Peter Carpenter on the founding of Churchill College, University of Cambridge, 1983.


  • Creation: 1968-07 - 1987-08


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


1 file(s)

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Finding aid date

2016-07-18 12:14:31.607000+00:00


Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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