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Letters from RSC to CSC, 1921-01 - 1967-05

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/RDCH 1/3/4

Scope and Contents

Subjects include: RSC’s life at school; the General Strike; visiting Canada and the United States with WSC, 1929, particularly impressions of Quebec and Banff, getting round Prohibition, visiting California, including Hollywood and meeting William Randolph Hearst; RSC’s lecture tour of the United States, 1930-31; the death of 1st Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith]; relations with Pamela Churchill [earlier Pamela Digby, later Pamela Hayward and Pamela Harriman] after their separation [note, some pages relating to this missing]; life in Croatia during the war; ownership of family papers, books and paintings.

Dates

  • 1921-01 - 1967-05

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required. 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.

Extent

1 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Randolph Churchill, June 2011.

Existence and Location of Copies

Some copies in Mary Soames's papers, GBR 0014 MCHL 5/1.

Finding aid date

2012-08-31 10:29:07.920000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.