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Papers relating to the crisis in Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe], March 1976-December 1978, 1976-03 - 1978-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/1/213

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence with Peter Blaker MP, Eldon Griffiths MP (including notes of his interviews with Prime Minister (Ian) Smith of Rhodesia, Prime Minister (John) Vorster of South Africa, President (Kenneth) Kaunda of Zambia and Joshua Nkomo, all March 1976), Reginald Maudling MP, Sir Victor Raikes, Christopher Tugendhat, Patrick Wall MP and Michael Young (Consolidated Goldfields) ; and note for MT from Christopher Patten (Director, Conservative Research Department), "The Rhodesian crisis: problems for the Conservative Party", 1 March 1976
Also includes report of a meeting of the Southern African Policy Group, 10 November 1976 (MT did not attend)


  • Creation: 1976-03 - 1978-12


Conditions Governing Access

Opened in November 2003 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.


1 bundle(s) (1 bundle in folder)

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Finding aid date

2005-09-09 13:59:18+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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