Scope and Contents
The Plowden Papers include: engagement diaries (1947-93); a wide range of political and personal correspondence (1946-94); copies of speeches (1960-90); working papers and correspondence on Plowden's autobiography "An Industrialist in the Treasury"; a large amount of papers relating to public commitments such as atomic energy, Plowden's various committees, political groups and business interests, enquiries into the police, the review board on top salaries etc (1957-95); press cuttings and photographs.
- 1957 - 1995
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
32 archive box(es)
Language of Materials
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Plowden, Edwin Noel, 1907 - 2001 (Baron Plowden, civil servant) (Person)