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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 457 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 02 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/61
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Letter from Sidney Low (2 Durham Place, Chelsea, [London]) to WSC on his inability to influence the change in ownership of the Standard and on that paper's violent tone over the "Baltic Fleet imbroglio" [when the Russian Baltic squadron opened fire on the Hull fishing fleet, mistaking them for Japanese torpedo-boats]. Hopes WSC will approve of his new book, The Governance of England.

Dates: 02 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 07 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/62-63
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Letter from Lord Hugh Cecil [later Lord Quickswood] (Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire) to WSC discussing the feasibility of establishing a new Free Trade newspaper to replace the Standard.

Dates: 07 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 09 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/64
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Letter from Sidney Low (2 Durham Place, Chelsea, [London]) to WSC reporting that the new owners of the Standard have given him freedom to write on anything except the fiscal question and Joseph Chamberlain, and wondering whether the Liberals can "let the whole Press gradually pass under the control of a great Chamberlainized trust.".

Dates: 09 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 12 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/72
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Letter from Lord Hugh Cecil [later Lord Quickswood] (Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire) to WSC referring to the 8th Duke of Devonshire's speech at Rawtenstall [Lancashire] and noting that Sir Alfred Harmsworth [later Lord Northcliffe] is said to be less Chamberlainite than C Arthur Pearson. Reminds WSC to get the approval of Lord Robert Cecil [later Lord Cecil of Chelwood] for the publication of letters from Lord Randolph Churchill to 3rd Lord Salisbury.

Dates: 12 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/75
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Letter from Sir Alfred Harmsworth [later Lord Northcliffe] (the Daily Mail, [London]) to WSC denying that he runs several newspapers advocating different political opinions Signed typescript.

Dates: 14 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/78
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Letter from Sir Alfred Harmsworth [later Lord Northcliffe] (the Daily Mail, [London]) to WSC explaining why WSC's recent speech [attacking large newspaper trusts] was thought to refer to Harmsworth. Signed typescript.

Dates: 17 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/83
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Letter from 5th Lord Rosebery (Dalmeny House, Edinburgh, [Scotland]) to WSC praising his recent speech in Glasgow and his criticism of C Arthur Pearson's purchase of the Standard.

Dates: 21 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/90
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Letter from J Moore Bayley (47 Temple Row, Birmingham) to WSC on letters relating to Lord Randolph Churchill's connection with Birmingham, WSC's criticism in the press of C Arthur Pearson, and the insufficient activity of local Free Trade Unionists.

Dates: 23 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 24 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/91-92
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Letter from WSC (105 Mount Street) to the editor of the Times defending his (WSC's) criticism of the effect of C Arthur Pearson's purchase of the Standard on the paper's journalists. Typescript copy with annotations in the hand of Annette Anning.

Dates: 24 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/99
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Letter from Sidney Low (2 Durham Place, Chelsea, [London]) to WSC defending his decision to continue to write for the Standard.

Dates: 28 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Dec 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/100
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Letter from Sidney Low (2 Durham Place, Chelsea, [London]) to WSC explaining that he had no wish to misrepresent WSC in the recent controversy about Low's decision to continue to write for the Standard.

Dates: 10 Dec 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 30 Nov 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/107-109
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Letter from John Montagu [later 2nd Lord Montagu] (17 Shaftesbury Avenue, London) to WSC on the prosperity of the British car industry and Montagu's unsuccessful attempt to buy the Standard before C Arthur Pearson. Signed typescript.

Dates: 30 Nov 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [23 Nov 1904]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/137-139
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Letter from WSC [105 Mount Street] to the Editor of the Times criticising the effect on journalistic freedom of C Arthur Pearson's ownership of a number of newspapers. Typescript copy with annotations in the hand of Annette Anning.

Dates: [23 Nov 1904]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [21 Nov 1904]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/18/142-145
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Letter from WSC [105 Mount Street] to the Editor of the Times reasserting his view that C Arthur Pearson bought the Standard in order to change it into an anti-Free Trade paper. Typescript copy with annotations in the hand of Annette Anning.

Dates: [21 Nov 1904]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Aug 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/8/59-60
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Letter from Sir Sidney Low to WSC, on Canadian desire for an English Preference Party, also commenting that if free traders wanted good press coverage one of their millionaires should buy or start a newspaper, listing the likely attitudes of the press, most of whom would be hostile to the cause.

Dates: 17 Aug 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 31 Aug 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/8/66-68
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Letter from Lord Hugh Cecil [later Lord Quickswood] to WSC, on his inclination to give up politics, advising him not to trust Sir Alfred Harmsworth [later Lord Northcliffe] and the Daily Mail over free trade, listing possible future events in order of preference (his favoured solution was for Joseph Chamberlain to resign as Colonial Secretary.

Dates: 31 Aug 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Oct 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/8/87
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Letter from Alfred Harmsworth, [later Lord Northcliffe] to WSC, denying responsibility for coverage of letter by WSC against protective tariffs in the Daily Mail.

Dates: 13 Oct 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Oct 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/8/88
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Letter from Thomas Marlowe, Editor, Daily Mail, to WSC, apologies for coverage of letter by WSC against protective tariffs.

Dates: 13 Oct 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jun 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/72-73
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Letter from William Robinson (154 New Hall Lane, Preston, [Lancashire]) to WSC (House of Commons) describing how he was forced out of his editorial posts at the Preston Herald and the Darwen Gazette by local Tory leaders, who objected to his support of Free Trade, and soliciting WSC's help in securing a post with a liberal paper. Annotated by WSC: "I will dictate a reply".

Dates: 04 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 02 Jun 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/11/5
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Letter from J. St Loe Strachey, Editor of The Spectator, to WSC, on his willingness to back "any Imperialist Free Trade League", even if this meant that the Spectator lost half of its readership.

Dates: 02 Jun 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Nov 1903

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/9/18-19
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Letter from Herbert Vivian to WSC, on public meetings and the need for newspaper coverage of the free trade cause.

Dates: 15 Nov 1903
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Apr 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/19/56
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Letter from Hartman Morgan (Holly Terrace House, Holly Hill, Hampstead, [London]) to WSC announcing his intention of writing temporarily for the Manchester Guardian and referring to WSC's possible consultation of him on certain aspects of the fiscal question.

Dates: 23 Apr 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 08 Jan 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/21/2
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Issue of the "Free Trader".

Dates: 08 Jan 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Jan 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/15/53
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Letter from J.P. Alderson to WSC on the need for a free trade newspaper, and the possibility of the Daily Chronicle being converted into a free trade journal.

Dates: 17 Jan 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Jan 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/15/67
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Letter from W. Nicholson to WSC, on unfair report of WSC's address to Whitby Conservative Association in the Yorkshire Herald.

Dates: 26 Jan 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open