The Papers of Katharine Broome
Scope and Contents
Scrapbook and later memoir from Mrs Broome's time with the Churchills.
- 1954 - 2019-08
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Conditions Governing Use
Researchers wishing to publish excerpts from the papers must obtain prior permission from the copyright holders and should seek advice from Archives Centre staff.
Biographical / Historical
Katharine Anderson (later Katharine Broome) trained as a cook at the Cordon Bleu cookery school in London in 1953. She was employed by the Churchills from September 1954 during Sir Winston's second term as Prime Minister until June 1955, shortly after he stood down.
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Other Finding Aids
Copies of the collection level description and catalogue are available at Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Deposited at Churchill Archives Centre by Mrs Broome in October 2019.
This collection (fonds) level description and catalogue was prepared by Katharine Thomson of Churchill Archives Centre in October 2019.
Broome, Katharine, b c1932, née Anderson, cook to Sir Winston and Lady Churchill
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