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Social policy

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

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1941 (ii) Diary, 1941-02-16 - 1941-05-14

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HMTN 1/6
Scope and Contents Subjects include Mary Agnes Hamilton's work for the Reconstruction Secretariat and the Women's Voluntary Service (WVS); a meeting with Mary Glasgow to discuss the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts (CEMA); her experiences of air-raids and bomb damage near her flat in Chelsea; Ministry of Information Planning Committee meetings; Myra Curtis and the principalship of Newnham College; a visit to Eton College; reflections on the role of economists in wartime; the departure of Arthur...
Dates: 1941-02-16 - 1941-05-14
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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1941 (iii) Diary, 1941-05-15 - 1941-09-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HMTN 1/7
Scope and Contents Subjects include Mary Agnes Hamilton's work at the Reconstruction Secretariat; her work on salvage, refugees, and rationing for the Women's Voluntary Service; Ministry of Information Planning Committee meetings and a discussion on 'American Understanding (publicity)'; a lunch with Storm Jameson; bomb damage in central London; the emotional and psychological impact of the war and her fear of invasion; writing, including the impact of war on the modern novel; her move to Richmond Terrace; a...
Dates: 1941-05-15 - 1941-09-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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1941 (iv) - 1942 (i) Diary, 1941-10-01 - 1942-02-24

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HMTN 1/8
Scope and Contents Subjects include an uncomfortable dinner with Lord Reith; Mary Agnes Hamilton's work for the Ministry of Information Planning and Women's International Advisory committees; her work on the Barlow Committee, with comments on training for women and a row over family allowances; the Foreign Research and Press Service (FRPS); her writing, with comments on the progress of her memoirs; home decorating; her reflection on selfhood and war work, following a broadcast speech by Winston Churchill;...
Dates: 1941-10-01 - 1942-02-24
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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1942 (ii) Diary, 1942-02-25 - 1942-11-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HMTN 1/9
Scope and Contents Subjects include Mary Agnes Hamilton's participation in the Brains Trust, including with Florence Horsburgh; Mary Agnes Hamilton's work for the Reconstruction Secretariat, including on child welfare, USA-UK cooperation, and demobilisation, and her comments on the new minister, Sir William Jowitt; the Beveridge Committee, including discussion of 'spinsters' and means tests; her writing, including revisions to a novel and her journalism; a visit to a London County Council hospital to see...
Dates: 1942-02-25 - 1942-11-04
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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1943 Diary, 1943-03-28 - 1943-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HMTN 1/10
Scope and Contents Subjects include Mary Agnes Hamilton's return following her USA tour; her work for the Reconstruction Secretariat, including writing a brief for a minister's speech on women; her work for the Women's Voluntary Service; a lunch with Herbert Morrison and discussion of relationships between individuals in the war coalition; her writing, including for broadcasts, Ministry of Information pamphlets on democracy and reconstruction, and the progress of her memoirs; home decorating; news of internal BBC...
Dates: 1943-03-28 - 1943-12-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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1944 Diary, 1944-01-01 - 1944-08-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HMTN 1/11
Scope and Contents Subjects include Mary Agnes Hamilton's work at the Ministry of Reconstruction and her dissatisfaction and possibility of a transfer; the death of George Ridley; news of Hugh Dalton's work at the Board of Trade and his separation from Ruth Dalton; her writing, including preparing her memoirs for publication as 'Remembering My Good Friends', and reflections on the purpose of autobiography; discussions with Erwin Schuller about Mary Craig McGeachy and the work of the UNRRA Welfare Division;...
Dates: 1944-01-01 - 1944-08-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Articles, 1953 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 2/1/2
Scope and Contents Comprising: with Ed Shils, "The Meaning of the Coronation", 1953; "The Planners and the Planned. The Family", 1954; "The Role of the Extended Family in a Disaster", 1954; "Kinship and Family in East London", 1954; with Peter Willmott, "Seven Million Bathrooms", 1955; "Challenge to Labour" or "Secret Social Services", 1955; with Ed Shils, "What is Living and What is Dead in Socialism", 1956; with Peter Willmott, "Mothers and Daughters: a discussion of some family research in London", 1959; "Mr...
Dates: 1953 - 1959
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Correspondence about Dartington Institute, 1979 - 1984

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/18
Scope and Contents Dartington Institute carried out practical research to inform political and social policy. Its predecessor bodies were Dartington Amenity Research Trust and Dartington Institute of Community Studies.
Dates: 1979 - 1984
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Correspondence with the Policy Studies Institute, 1979 - 1995

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/55
Scope and Contents Known as Political and Economic Planning (PEP), 1931-78.
Dates: 1979 - 1995

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