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Diplomatic papers, 1968 - 1987

 Series
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.

Dates

  • 1968 - 1987

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.

Extent

25 archive box(es)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

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

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.