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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 139 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 1929

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/166/52
Scope and Contents

Suggested replies for Conservative candidates to questions on the prevention of cruelty to animals.

Dates: 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 23 Mar 1906

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/26/32
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Letter from Rev J Stratton, [honorary secretary of the sports committee of the Humanitarian League] (Wokingham, Berkshire), to WSC thanking him for being prepared to support the Spurious Sports Bill.

Dates: 23 Mar 1906
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), Mar 1906

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/26/33
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Printed letter from Rev J Stratton, honorary secretary of the sports committee of the Humanitarian League (53 Chancery Lane, London) to Herbert Gladstone [later Lord Gladstone], Home Secretary, on the need to strengthen, by means of the Spurious Sports Bill, the law against cruelty to wild animals. Includes the text of the bill. Originally sent with CHAR 2/26/34.

Dates: Mar 1906
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Mar 1906

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/26/34
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Printed letter from Rev J Stratton, [honorary secretary of the sports committee of the Humanitarian League] (Wokingham, Berkshire), to [WSC] enclosing a letter to the Home Secretary on the Spurious Sports Bill [see CHAR 2/26/33] and a pamphlet describing the practices the bill is designed to outlaw [see CHAR 2/26/35].

Dates: 20 Mar 1906
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 1906

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/26/35
Scope and Contents

Pamphlet: Sports legitimate and illegitimate by Rev J Stratton (Humanitarian League, 53 Chancery Lane, London) 15, [1p] Originally sent with CHAR 2/26/34.

Dates: 1906
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 12 Oct 1926

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/37/28
Scope and Contents Letter from Pembroke Wicks (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Bridge Street, Westminster, [London]) to John Davidson [Parliamentary Secretary, Admiralty] about likely political embarrassment over the Betting Tax, asking him to try and ensure that Sir Horace Hamilton [Chairman, Board of Customs and Excise] has information available for the public, especially that the licenses cannot "operate as a cloak for dishonest bookmakers", and asking for advance copies of the...
Dates: 12 Oct 1926
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Nov 1926

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/37/41-42
Scope and Contents Copy of a letter from Sir Horace Hamilton [Chairman, Board of Customs and Excise] to Sir John Anderson [later 1st Lord Waverley, Permanent Under-Secretary of State, Home Office] about betting duty offences, explaining that WSC would like there to be minimal change in prosecutions and administration of the betting laws following the introduction of the tax, so that cases of illegal betting houses would be prosecuted but government departments will need to work together to establish which...
Dates: 13 Nov 1926
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [Mar 1929]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/83A/19
Scope and Contents

Memorandum on the racecourse betting bill by the stewards of the Jockey Club and National Hunt Committee summarising the advantages of the bill as the establishment of totalisators at racing tracks and increased regulation of bookmakers at racecourses and outlining proposals to establish a central authority under control of the Jockey Club and National Hunt Committee, funds for which would be used to support horse breeding and the sport.Printed pamphlet.

Dates: [Mar 1929]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Feb 1944 - 29 Feb 1944

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/152/2
Scope and Contents Prime Minister's printed personal minutes, February 1944. Includes texts of minutes from WSC (annotated with additional printed information) to: members of the Cabinet and other government ministers; General Sir Hastings Ismay [Chief of Staff to the Minister of Defence]; Sir Edward Bridges [Secretary to the War Cabinet]; the Chiefs of Staff; Colonel Ian Jacob [Military Assistant Secretary to the War Cabinet]; Thomas Dugdale [later 1st Lord Crathorne, Chairman of the Conservative Party];...
Dates: 01 Feb 1944 - 29 Feb 1944
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [May] [1882]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/13/12
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Letter from WSC (Blenheim Palace) to "Mama" [Lady Randolph Churchill] asking her to come to Blenheim again and describing riding the pony Rob Roy.

Dates: [May] [1882]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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"Visiting Rota and cubs at the London Zoo", 1943-07

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 3/5/25
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Photograph of WSC poking a piece of meat through the bars of his lion Rota's cage with a long stick, while Rota can be partially seen through the cage bars. WSC is dressed in a dark suit, spotted bow tie and homburg hat, and is smiling, while a zoo keeper, a man in a suit (looking nervous) and an unknown woman stand beside him.

Dates: 1943-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original
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"Washington [United States]: We both like poodles! At the White House Diana Hopkins introduces her dog", 1941-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/163
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Photo shows WSC, wearing a siren suit and shoes with zip fastenings, sitting in a wicker/cane chair. Diana Hopkins (daughter of Harry Hopkins) as a young girl holds a black poodle [President Roosvelt's dog 'Fala'] in her arms.

Dates: 1941-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
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"Worcester Park", 1925-04

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/98
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Photo shows WSC riding a grey polo pony, carrying a polo mallet.

Dates: 1925-04
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
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"WSC, various articles and pamphlets on", 1965-01 - 1987-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/8/4
Scope and Contents

Includes: article by Michael Wolff on his work on Randolph Churchill's research team for the official biography; William Deakin's Churchill Memorial Lecture, "Churchill the Historian", 1969; article by John Grigg [2nd Lord Altrincham] on Winston Churchill's last two years in power; text of a speech by Grace Hamblin, 1987, on working as one of Churchill's secretaries, particularly on taking dictation, life at Chartwell [Kent] in the 1930s and Churchill's pets.

Dates: 1965-01 - 1987-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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