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Newspapers and notices: General Strike of 1926, Installation of Prince Albert in 1847 and instructions for civilians from 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9742
Scope and Contents Complete or partial copies of editions of The British Gazette, The British Worker, Sevenoaks Chronicle and the Daily Mail from 1926, along with public notices regarding the strikes; extracts from The Pictorial Times and The Illustrated London News 1847, regarding the installation of Prince Albert at Cambridge, along with a sketch of the coronation fête on Parker's Piece; and 'Instructions for the Guidance of the Civil Population in the event of a landing by the Enemy in this Country' for the...
Dates: 1926
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The General Strike, May 1926, 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Notes by Hoare, 'General Strike', chronology of events (typescript), c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Further notes by Hoare, 'General Strike', chronology of events (typescript), c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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MS. notes by Hoare on the General Strike, c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Notes by Hoare, 'The General Strike' (typescript), c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Notes by Hoare, 'General Strike: Supply and Transport Committee' (typescript), c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Notes by Hoare, 'General Strike: Air Mail' (typescript), c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/20
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Notes by Hoare, 'The General Strike' (typescript), c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/21
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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MS. note by Hoare on the General Strike, c.1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Templewood/V/File 6/22
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, papers, articles and notes concerning the General Strike, May 1926.
Dates: c.1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Symons, Julian Gustave (the General Strike), 1956-1957

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Windham Baldwin/8/11/1-10
Scope and Contents Includes letters to AWB from Viscount Davidson, Sir G. S. Fry and Sir H. J. Wilson
Dates: 1956-1957
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letters to AWB from Sir C. P. Duff concerning Duff's participation in a radio documentary on the General Strike, with transcripts of his full interview and the brief extracts that were broadcast, 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Windham Baldwin/9/3/1-5
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Correspondence and papers of ARTHUR WINDHAM BALDWIN 3RD EARL BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY (1904-1976) mostly concerning his father STANLEY BALDWIN 1ST EARL BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY (1867-1947)
Dates: 1960
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letters to AWB from Daphne Wall and Sir H. J. Wilson, and to Wilson from Hermione Hobhouse and J. I. Isaacs, concerning Granada television documentaries on the General Strike and on SB's career, 1961-1962

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Windham Baldwin/9/5/1-5
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Correspondence and papers of ARTHUR WINDHAM BALDWIN 3RD EARL BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY (1904-1976) mostly concerning his father STANLEY BALDWIN 1ST EARL BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY (1867-1947)
Dates: 1961-1962
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Limerick newspapers, 16 Apr. 1919-19 Apr. 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8856/280-281
Scope and Contents Papers published in Limerick during general strike, 'Printed by permission of Limerick Strike Committee'
Dates: 16 Apr. 1919-19 Apr. 1919
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, 18 May 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8990/468
Scope and Contents Thanks for letter; will be bringing out book called 'Three speeches on the General Strike'; remarks on strike
Dates: 18 May 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Copy of 'The Financial News', 5 May 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Kennet/Part I/96/1
Scope and Contents Copy of 'The Financial News', issued during General Strike.
Dates: 5 May 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Restricted. Permission must be sought before consulting anything from this collection.
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Ivor Montagu, 1925 (circa)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Gardiner/ C/4/4
Scope and Contents London and Russia , political discution, e.g. on general strike; also three letters from Austin Lee c.1925
Dates: 1925 (circa)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter (23 Campden Hill Square), 11 May 1926 (date inferred; 'Tuesday')

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9454/37
Scope and Contents Concerning his involvement in the General Strike and his new book.
Dates: 11 May 1926 (date inferred; 'Tuesday')
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Nora Barlow Letters: 1926, 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10286/1/8/27
Scope and Contents Contains 20 letters from Nora to Ida Darwin sent between 15 February and December 1926. Amongst news of family and social engagements, the letters include commentary on the General Strike and an account of volunteer work provided by Nora's cousin, Oliver Thomas Farrer (1904-1954) on the railways during the strike.
Includes a single letter from Eva Farrer to Ida and a coloured crayon drawing from Hilda Barlow to Ida.
Dates: 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter, 11 May 1926 (circa; year inferred)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9877/1/1/43
Scope and Contents Concerning the publication of 'Satirical Poems' and the poem 'Solar Eclipse'; also mentioning the general strike.
Dates: 11 May 1926 (circa; year inferred)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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'The Worker's Bulletin', Vol. 1, No. 6 (New Series) and Vol. 1, No. 7, 21 Apr. 1919-23 Apr. 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8856/277-278
Scope and Contents Issued by 'Limerick Proletariat' during general strike in the city
Dates: 21 Apr. 1919-23 Apr. 1919
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Typescript copies of various documents, 1923-1962

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Windham Baldwin/13/1/1-5
Scope and Contents SB to Lord Curzon (1923), [from original in the Curzon Papers], memorandum by Sir R. P. M. Gower on the General Strike (1926), C. P. Duff to 'Dear Sir' on the American debt settlement (1929), G. P. Brett to Harold Macmillan (1939), and John Barnes to Sir H. J. Wilson with Wilson's reply (1962).
Dates: 1923-1962
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Semi-official letters from Shanghai to Hong Kong, 7 Jan. 1926-30 June 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/24/36
Scope and Contents Semi-official letters nos 583-619 from B.D.F. Beith and J.J. Paterson to D.G.M. Bernard, with enclosed letters and papers.There is an index at the beginning of the volume containing the following entries:A: L. Ashton; E.F. Aucott; R.M. Austin; J.R. Allan; Annual Accounts; Auctions; Amalgamation of China Association & Shanghai Chamber of Commerce.B: Bonuses; Boycott Claims; Boxer Indemnity; British Interests in China; A. Brooke Smith; W.R. Butchart; Estate of...
Dates: 7 Jan. 1926-30 June 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
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Semi-official letters from Yokohama to Hong Kong, 7 Jan. 1922-30 Dec. 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/10/5
Scope and Contents Semi-official letters nos 1-52 from F.H. Bugbird, Yokohama, to D.G.M. Bernard, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers, including memoranda. There are also copies of semi-official correspondence between Jardine Matheson, Yokohama, and Jardine Matheson, Kobe, London and Shanghai, with covering letters from Jardine Matheson, Yokohama, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong.There is an index at the beginning of the volume containing the following entries:A: Alliance Assurance Co....
Dates: 7 Jan. 1922-30 Dec. 1922
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
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Correspondence re conditions of service, 1 Oct. 1939-22 Apr. 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J14/1/4
Scope and Contents Correspondence and papers regarding the conditions of service of the Chinese crews of the Indo-China Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, mainly regarding pay. The letters include correspondence between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong and Shanghai, General Managers of the Indo-China Steam Navigation Co Ltd, and between the Marine Superintendents, Indo-China Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, Hong Kong and Shanghai. The other papers include many tables of the scale and rates of pay of Chinese crew; a memorandum for Mr...
Dates: 1 Oct. 1939-22 Apr. 1947
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
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