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The collection includes: McLachlan's papers for "Room 39"; Beesly's papers for "Very Special Intelligence" and for "Very Special Admiral"; and papers of Commander Lloyd Hirst, an intelligence officer.
The collection comprises unpublished memoirs, articles and other papers relating to Group Captain Williamson’s service in both World Wars and the inter-war period.
The papers comprise signals, letters and miscellaneous papers relating to Admiral Cunninghame Graham's Naval service in both world wars and the inter-war period; his correspondence with Professor Arthur Marder and his correspondence on the subject of the libel action brought by Captain Jack Broome, RN, against David Irving for his book on convoy PQ 17; and papers, press-cuttings and recollections dating from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.
Papers comprising diaries, correspondence, manuscripts of books, articles, lectures, broadcasts, preparatory notes, copies of original papers used in research, card indexes, subject files for the official naval history of the Second World War, press cuttings, microfilms and photographs.
The collection includes: letters collected by Leslie while working on the biography of Beatty, notes by him, and extracts from a diary, and his manuscript and typescript drafts; letters dealing both with the production of "The Epic of Jutland" and its reception; and letters from Beatty to Eugenie Godfrey Faussett.
- Names: Roskill, Stephen Wentworth, 1903 - 1982 (naval historian) X
- Second World War (1939-1945) 3
- First World War (1914-1918) 2
- Naval personnel 2
- Intelligence 1
- Literature 1
- Naval battles 1 ∧ less
- Royal Navy 2
- Beatty, David, 1871 - 1936 (1st Earl Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet) 1
- Broome, John Egerton, 1901 - 1985 (Captain) 1
- Crawford, Virginia Mary, 1863 - 1948 (writer, suffragette) 1
- Dilke, Charles Wentworth, Sir, 1843 - 1911 (2nd Baronet, Liberal MP) 1