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Speeches

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 842 Collections and/or Records:

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A Nation or no Nation, 1974-04 - 1990-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/4/37
Scope and Contents

Correspondence on the publication and sales of JEP's collected speeches in A Nation or no Nation, and also A Nation not Afraid, mainly with representatives of BT Batsford Limited, publishers. Other correspondents include: David Menhennet, Librarian of the House of Commons; representatives of Elliot Right Way Books (11).

Also includes: cuttings and copies of reviews; notes by Richard Ritchie; publisher's agreement; draft portions of text.

Dates: 1974-04 - 1990-11
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A Recording from the Broadcast Speech by Dorothy Thompson, 1940-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 12/13
Scope and Contents

12" gramophone records (in book form).

Dates: 1940-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The majority of items in WCHL 12 are closed on physical grounds, but some individual records do have access copies on cd: see catalogue for details.
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"Address to Both Houses of Parliament by Field Marshal Jan Smuts" [Prime Minister of South Africa], 1942-10-21

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 12/12
Scope and Contents

12" gramophone records (in book form).

Dates: 1942-10-21
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The majority of items in WCHL 12 are closed on physical grounds, but some individual records do have access copies on cd: see catalogue for details.
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Aid, 1985-09 - 1988-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/84
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence with the general public on aid to Third World countries, particularly relating to speeches and articles by JEP, including a speech on the Common Agricultural Policy at Llandeilo, Dyfed [Wales] (Nov 1986) with correspondents including: Christopher Patten, Minister for Overseas Development, on reforms to delivering food aid. Also includes: press cuttings; [?] World Bank article on the impact of the Common Agricultural Policy; issue of the Journal of Social,...
Dates: 1985-09 - 1988-02
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Appeal to the Nation: Firm but fair, 1974

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 3/2/53
Scope and Contents

Speech

Dates: 1974
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Archive indexes and lists: lists of publications and speeches by JEP and cuttings, 1946 - 1997

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/3/21
Scope and Contents

Includes date, subject and name of publication for articles by JEP, 1946-97 (2 copies); date, subject and audience of speeches by JEP, 1959-93; list of JEP's books of press-cuttings, 1951-78; list of interviews by JEP on tape, 1968-75.

Dates: 1946 - 1997
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Archive indexes and lists: lists of speeches made by JEP, 1959 - 1987

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/3/20
Scope and Contents

Includes date, subject and audience of JEP's speeches.

Dates: 1959 - 1987
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Army and Preparation for War, 1911-07 - 1914-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/2
Scope and Contents Speeches, articles and reports, including: copy of a "Message to the Nation" by Field Marshal 1st Lord Roberts, consisting of a speech by Roberts, with supplementary material and other speeches by Roberts, advocating National Service and warning of Britain's unpreparedness for war; copy of a paper by LSA on the state of the armed forces, written for an informal committee on military affairs; texts and notes for speeches by LSA on defence, the Army estimates and National Service; issue of The...
Dates: 1911-07 - 1914-07
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Article on India in Atlantis Vertag, 1946

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/6/32
Scope and Contents

Speech on India given by LSA in Zurich [Switzerland] and reproduced in Atlantis Vertag.

Dates: 1946
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Bellew: Reflections, 1989-09 - 1996-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/4/22
Scope and Contents Correspondence, mainly with representatives of Bellew Publishing Company Limited on the publication of JEP's selected writings and speeches in Reflections of a Statesman, with other correspondents including: Hugh Hellicar, Editor of Beyond the Cloister Publications, on including some of JEP's poems in an anthology (5); R B A Johns (3); Patrick Cormack (8); John Coldstream [Literary Editor, The Daily Telegraph]; Andrew Alexander. Also includes: reviews; text of JEP's...
Dates: 1989-09 - 1996-02
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Books and journalism aborted, 1990-03 - 1995-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/4/9
Scope and Contents Correspondence on cancelled articles, books and media interviews by JEP, with correspondents including: John Coldstream, Literary Editor of the Daily Telegraph (2); Andrew Painter (6); representatives of Brook Productions Limited (4); James Hanning, Features Desk, the Evening Standard (3); Patrick Cormack (3); Sir Peter Tapsell; Simon Heffer, Deputy Editor of the Spectator; Ian Buruma, Foreign Editor of the Spectator (3). Also includes: texts of a review by JEP of a book on...
Dates: 1990-03 - 1995-07
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Breathalyser, 1979-12 - 1989-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/80
Scope and Contents

Correspondence with the general public on the extension of breathalyser testing in drink driving offences, particularly relating to a speech by JEP to the Middlesex Magistrates Association (1 Dec 1979).

Dates: 1979-12 - 1989-11
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Broadcast to the Nation on the Death of King George VI by WSC, 1952

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 12/22
Scope and Contents

12" gramophone records.

Dates: 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The majority of items in WCHL 12 are closed on physical grounds, but some individual records do have access copies on cd: see catalogue for details.
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Broadcasts, 1931-11 - 1952-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/7/17
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series spans LSA's career, including: his early letters as a war correspondent with the Times in South Africa; material from his varied military and political service in the First World War; ministerial papers as First Lord of the Admiralty, then Secretary of State for the Colonies; papers from a wider range of subjects while LSA was out of office in the 1930's; Cabinet papers and India Office papers while LSA was Secretary of State for India in the Second World War; and finally the...
Dates: 1931-11 - 1952-07
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Bye Election, 1985-11 - 1986-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/2/16
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Correspondents, mainly sending good luck messages, offers of help, and on campaign arrangements, include: Peter Clarke [former secretary to JEP]; Patrick Cosgrave; Ian Gow (2); Sir John Biggs-Davison; Richard Body, on his regret that he couldn't vote on the Anglo-Irish Agreement; [William] John Biffen; Nicholas Budgen (2); Frank Millar, Secretary, Ulster Unionist Council (3).

Also includes: texts of campaign speeches by JEP; Ulster Unionist campaign material.

Dates: 1985-11 - 1986-03
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Cambridge 19 May., 1970-05

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 3/5/20
Scope and Contents

Draft speech.

Dates: 1970-05
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Cartoons, 1909-01-17 - 1910-05-04

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Press 18
Dates: 1909-01-17 - 1910-05-04
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Church House [London] 22 May., 1970-05

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 3/5/21
Scope and Contents

Draft speech.

Dates: 1970-05
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Church House [London]: speech, 1970-05-22

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 3/2/87
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The papers cover all Wolff's positions in the Conservative Party: his work in the Research Department, 1965-70; then as Special Adviser to the Government, 1970-74 (the files from this period are the most numerous, containing Government papers); then Director-General of the Party. Particular sequences in the papers include the reports of the Opinion Research Centre, a large number of subject files and files relating to the 1970 General Election, particularly speeches.

Dates: 1970-05-22
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Churchill delivering a speech, 1930 - 1935

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 5/3/11
Scope and Contents

WSC stands next to a table covered with a Union Jack flag, making a speech. CSC seated on the platform wearing a fur coat, along with several others.

Dates: 1930 - 1935
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Churchill Speeches, 1964-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLFF 2/4
Scope and Contents

Recordings of the famous speeches of Sir Winston Churchill, for his 90th birthday project [Wolff wrote 'blurbs' for publicity purposes]. Includes a review by Emanuel Shinwell.

Dates: 1964-08