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Diplomatic papers, 1968 - 1987

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 3

Scope and Contents

These papers cover CS's diplomatic career as Ambassador to Paris, as Vice President of the Commission of the European Communities with special responsibility for External Affairs and as Governor of Southern Rhodesia. This last, although not strictly speaking a diplomatic post, has been included with this group as the chief function of CS as Governor was to negotiate a ceasefire and return to normal relations pending full independence for Zimbabwe within the Commonwealth.


  • Creation: 1968 - 1987

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


25 archive box(es)

Language of Materials



The papers are grouped by posting with a general section covering all postings at the end.

Related Materials

See also SOAM 7 for press cuttings on CS's diplomatic career.

Finding aid date

2018-05-09 13:43:46.810000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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