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Early political, 1939 - 1987

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/1

Scope and Contents

Political papers and correspondence, including: JEP's early attempts to become a Member of Parliament and adoption as MP for Wolverhampton South-West; his time in the Conservative Parliamentary Secretariat (particularly his papers on India); his work as a Conservative minister (particularly Financial Secretary to the Treasury, and Minister of Health) and member of the Shadow Cabinet; his bid for leadership of the Conservative Party; political issues of the time, including the Suez Crisis, the economy and the Profumo Affair.


  • Creation: 1939 - 1987

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.


10.5 archive box(es)

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: The majority of these files date up to the 1960s.

Finding aid date

2002-05-08 15:10:07+00:00


Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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