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Found in 144 Collections and/or Records:

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Itineraries: Washington and Ottawa talks, 1973-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 3/2/28
Scope and Contents

Papers from CS's visit to the United States and Canada for trade talks, October-November 1973, including: steering briefs; calendar of events; talking briefs and background notes.

Dates: 1973-10
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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Letter concerning a replacement chronometer for Lieutenant H.W. Bayfield who was surveying the lakes of Canada, 1823-01-20

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 87
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1823-01-20
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: 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 concerning the return of chronometer by Lieutenant H.W. Bayfield, employed on a survey of the lakes of Canada, 1823-07-15

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 111
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Croker to John Pond.

Dates: 1823-07-15
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: 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 from Canada and the United States, Apr. 1897-Sep. 1912

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/B12
Scope and Contents

Letters to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, mainly regarding sugar. The correspondents include J.E. Lilly & Co.; Martin & Robertson (Robert Martin & Arthur Robertson); Mooney Biscuit & Candy Co. Ltd (including letters from its employee S.J. Cook); Henry Moss; H. Moss & Son; and E. Nicholson.

Dates: Apr. 1897-Sep. 1912
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The originals of B1-11 are not available to readers, but microfilm copies may be ordered in the Manuscripts Reading Room using the microfilm reference numbers listed in this catalogue, which are also found in the Outline Catalogue.
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Letters to Pamela McKenna from Thomas Goff, 1931-10 - 1943-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCKN 9/40
Scope and Contents Letters from Goff, Military Attache to 1st Lord Athlone [Governor-General of Canada] and [Sir Evelyn Baring, Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Southern Rhodesia, later Lord Howick of Glendale] on subjects including: the death of Michael McKenna; a visit to Ottawa by the Duke of Windsor [earlier Edward, Prince of Wales and King Edward VIII]; a visit by Sir Firoz Khan Noon, Indian High Commissioner in Britain and embarrassment caused to the Canadian Government by his advocacy of conscription;...
Dates: 1931-10 - 1943-11
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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Lord Milner papers: correspondence, 1909-03 - 1961-09

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/41
Scope and Contents Letters and minutes between LSA and Milner on subjects including: policy on Ireland; the lack of organisation for recruitment and training on the outbreak of war; the campaign for conscription or National Service; the stalemate on the Western Front; the Dardanelles Campaign and the situation in the Balkans; the need for a change in Government and more concentration on the Empire, rather than Britain's place in Europe; David Lloyd-George's new coalition Government, and reasons for Milner not...
Dates: 1909-03 - 1961-09
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Lord Milner papers: correspondence, 1919-01 - 1921-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/42
Scope and Contents Letters and minutes between LSA and Milner on subjects including: Milner's new position as Secretary of State for the Colonies and LSA's position as Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Colonies; the Raw Materials Board; policy on Cyprus; Portuguese East Africa [later Mozambique]; free trade within the League of Nations; Milner being pulled out from the Colonial Office and sent to the Versailles Peace Conference [France]; the reconstruction of East Africa; Syria; Imperial Preference; the...
Dates: 1919-01 - 1921-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Margaret Malkin's circular letters to her family from the Washington Naval Conference, 1921-10 - 1922-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MALK 2/1
Scope and Contents

With press cuttings, 1921, and memorabilia, including a conference ticket, tourist brochures about the Hotel Lafayette and Washington DC, and postcards.
Also including a trip to Canada, February 1922.

Dates: 1921-10 - 1922-02
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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Memoir (in place of interview): Sir Colin Imray, 2002

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 54
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.

Dates: 2002
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.
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Miscellaneous speeches and articles, 1936-04 - 1939-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/24
Scope and Contents Texts of speeches and articles by LSA on subjects including: patriotism; health education; freedom; the future of Canada and the world; limitations of the League of Nations; Empire co-operation in social hygiene; the coronation and role of King George VI; the value of education; the city of Birmingham [Warwickshire]; the development of East Africa. Also includes: report of the Army League Committee on a policy for the army; statement on new Conservatism by the Oxford University...
Dates: 1936-04 - 1939-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Newfoundland, 1935-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.160
Scope and Contents

'Newfoundland Upper South-West Gander River ... By the Public Schools Exploring Society August 1935'.
1 inch = 1 mile. Printed on linen.
The map as printed includes Bagnold's signature at bottom right corner.

Dates: 1935-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Newspaper cuttings and correspondence during Jackson's appointments in Canada, 1964-08 - 1969-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/JAKN 1/3
Scope and Contents

Includes the announcement of Jackson's appointment as British Ambassador to Uruguay.

Dates: 1964-08 - 1969-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is mainly open for consultation (except for specific files indicated, chiefly in JAKN 7) by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Notes for speeches, 1918-08 - 1922-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/67
Scope and Contents

Manuscript drafts of speeches by LSA on subjects including: brotherhood; Canada as an Imperial nation; support for election candidates; terrorism in Ireland; the appeal by Field Marshal 1st Lord Haig for volunteers to join the British Legion; the constitution of Britain and the Empire.

Dates: 1918-08 - 1922-04
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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NS I Chap 7-15 Note, 1860-04-06

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 47: 12r
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1860-04-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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NS I Continental Extensions-8 Note, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 50: D19
Scope and Contents

The fact of extraordinary few peculiar plants in intertropical Africa / so wonderfully contrasted with S Africa


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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NS II Means of distribution-112 Note, 1855-02-01 - 1855-02-28

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 114r
Scope and Contents

Carp (Yarrell & Gould) are caught by hook baited by green Peas


Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1855-02-01 - 1855-02-28
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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NS II Palaeontology, geology-101 Note, 1840-12-15

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.9: 115
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1840-12-15
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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NS II Variation, varieties-81 Note, 1856-04-01 - 1856-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.10: 82
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1856-04-01 - 1856-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Observations and calculations of longitude, 1857 - 1862

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/115
Scope and Contents Observations, reports and calculations for the longitude of places in North America by W.B. Jack; the longitude of Chicago; differences in longitude observed by Pulkova and Dorpat; longitudes of places in Australia; and the longitudes of Shanghai, Paris, Vienna, Ghent, Brussels, New Westminster, Canada, Williamstown, Victoria and Newton Abbot, Devon. The volume also includes various works, maps, reports, observations and correspondence on solar eclipses. There is substantial material on the...
Dates: 1857 - 1862
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: 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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Papers on time balls, 1885 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/257
Scope and Contents (1) Papers on time balls at various places, 1894-1910Correspondence and papers on the following subjects:Request by G.H. Hills to see the Greenwich time ball for guidance on the erection of a timeball at Chatham, answered by Christie, 1894.Letter of thanks for C.F. Close's visit to inspect the time ball, 1894.Arrangements for the fall of the Bremen time ball, reported by 'Normal Zeit' and acknowledged by F.W. Dyson, 1895.P. Stevens on the difference in...
Dates: 1885 - 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: 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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Papers on Universal Time, 1885 - 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/146
Scope and Contents Canadian and North American Papers relating to Universal Time:Printed notice from the Royal Society of Canada drawing attention to matters of time determination and nomenclature, 1890.Letter from Wilhelm Prealt of Hamburg, in German, 1890.Letter from Sandford Fleming, Ottawa, enclosing a Bill to be laid before the United States Senate regarding the reckoning of time in the United States, 1891.Letter from [J.P. Sohiham] of Vienna sending a copy of a booklet by...
Dates: 1885 - 1898
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: 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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Papers relating to Lord and Lady Alexander's visit to Edmonton and Calgary, 1967-03 - 1967-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SEAG 2/2
Scope and Contents

Detailed programme for the Alexanders' visit to Alberta, Canada.

Dates: 1967-03 - 1967-04
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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Papers relating to MT's speech at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Conference, Vancouver Canada, 13 October 1987, 1987-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 5/1/5/486
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The texts of these speeches (as delivered) have been edited and published by Oxford University Press on CD-Rom. A copy of the CD-Rom is available in the Centre's reading room and in many other academic libraries across the world. Much of the material on the CD-Rom is also available on the Thatcher Foundation's website, http://www.margaretthatcher.org/

Dates: 1987-10
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in October 2017 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.
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Papers relating to MT's speech to the Canadian Parliament, Ottawa, 21 June 1988 (1), 1988-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 5/1/5/543
Scope and Contents

Includes: handwritten annotations by MT
For the text of the speech see Oxford University Press CD Rom edition of MT’s Complete Public Statements CD Ref: 88/216

Dates: 1988-06
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in July 2018 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.
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Papers relating to MT's speech to the Canadian Parliament, Ottawa, 21 June 1988 (2), 1988-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 5/1/5/544
Scope and Contents

Includes: handwritten annotations by MT; and speech contribution by Sir Percy Cradock
For the text of the speech see Oxford University Press CD Rom edition of MT’s Complete Public Statements CD Ref: 88/216

Dates: 1988-06
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in July 2018 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.
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