Films and tapes, 1948 - 1976
Scope and Contents
The collection includes: Randolph Churchill's correspondence, with his own friends and those of his father; personal papers, particularly on a book to commemorate his parents' golden wedding anniversary and on his house in Suffolk; correspondence, source material and proofs for his many books, particularly his autobiography, 'Twenty-One Years' and the biography of his father; correspondence and texts relating to Randolph's journalistic career; papers relating to his various election campaigns; legal papers from various libel actions in which he was involved; correspondence on Randolph's many lecture tours and trips abroad; albums of press cuttings (relating both to his life and journalism and to his father's life); photographs (including Randolph's personal photographs plus many collected in connection with the biography of Sir Winston Churchill); and audiovisual material.
- 1948 - 1976
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. The catalogue includes details of some material in the collection which is currently too fragile to be produced and researchers should seek advice from Archives Centre staff about accessing this material.
7 archive box(es)
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Some items may run rather slowly.
Other Finding Aids
The information describing the contents of films and tapes has been taken from film and tape boxes and the lists located at RDCH 10/40.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Churchill, Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer, 1911 - 1968 (politician, author) (Person)
Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository
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