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South Africa

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 226 Collections and/or Records:

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South Africa related press cuttings, 1984-03 - 1984-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 10/1/21
Scope and Contents

Cuttings from the South African and British press on NK’s support for the African National Congress following his meeting with Oliver Tambo, President of the ANC.

Dates: 1984-03 - 1984-04
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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South Africa tour, 1954-12 - 1956-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/2/111
Scope and Contents Correspondence on JA's visit to Northern and Southern Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe], South Africa and Egypt, Jan 1955, with correspondents including: Leo Amery (2); Sir Ralph Stevenson [British Ambassador to Egypt]; Sir John Le Rougetel, British High Commissioner in South Africa. Also includes: a press photograph of Leo Amery; note on the Bechuanaland Protectorate [later Botswana] in relation to a possible South African republic; details of the British South Africa Company's...
Dates: 1954-12 - 1956-10
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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South Africa Tour, Oct 1975, 1975

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 10/10
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Overseas tours by JEP.

Dates: 1975
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.
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South African Articles, 1899-09 - 1900-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/1/12
Scope and Contents

Press-cuttings of articles by LSA for the Times on the South African War.

Dates: 1899-09 - 1900-01
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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South African Articles, 1900-02 - 1900-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/1/13
Scope and Contents

Press-cuttings of articles by LSA for the Times on the South African War.

Dates: 1900-02 - 1900-08
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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South African elections, 1994-01 - 1994-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 10/1/52
Scope and Contents

Visit where NK acted as an independent observer, chairing a joint Commonwealth Parliamentary Association/Inter-Parliamentary Union delegation to monitor the elections. Includes: election briefings; handbook and other papers for independent observers; notes for NK’s reports and text of reports by 3rd Lord Astor of Hever, Robert Hughes, Lord Chitnis and Eileen Sudworth; papers from delegation meetings.

Dates: 1994-01 - 1994-05
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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South African papers, 1970-02 - 1986-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/7/33
Scope and Contents Includes: draft letter to the press by JA on the confused aims of the mission of Sir [Richard] Geoffrey Howe, Foreign Secretary, in South Africa; summary sent by Howe of the Government's view on a recent Commonwealth Review meeting on South Africa, 1986; letter from John Carlisle to Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister, supporting her stand against further sanctions on South Africa; Monday Club paper by JA, John Carlisle and Richard Stallabrass on South Africa and the West; annotated paper on...
Dates: 1970-02 - 1986-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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South African Protectorate, 1934-04 - 1939-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/31
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence on the transfer of the protectorates of Basutoland [later Lesotho], Swaziland and Bechuanaland [later Botswana] to South Africa. Correspondents include: Sir John Harris, Secretary to the Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society, on the formation of the Parliamentary Committee on the position of the South African protectorates, and publishing a letter in the press on the future of the protectorates (10); 2nd Lord Selborne on the formation of the Committee (2);...
Dates: 1934-04 - 1939-04
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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South African Visit, November 1990, 1990-05 - 1990-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/69
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, mainly with representatives of the South African Financial Mail, on JEP's visit to South Africa, particularly his speech on development between Britain and the European Economic Community for the Financial Mail Annual Investment Conference.

Also includes: papers from the conference; press cuttings from the British and South African press, including an article by JEP on his impressions of South Africa.

Dates: 1990-05 - 1990-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.
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Southern Africa, 1988-07 - 1991-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 10/1/40
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence on subjects including: the easing of European Community sanctions against South Africa; the political situation in Lesotho, with correspondence between NK and King Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho; briefing for a meeting with Sir Shridath Ramphal on his departure as Secretary-General of the Commonwealth and correspondence with Ramphal; declaration from the European Council Dublin Summit on Southern Africa, with statement by NK; election results for Namibia; protests at the...
Dates: 1988-07 - 1991-05
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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Southern Africa, 1970-03 - 1970-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/7/34
Scope and Contents

Includes: tributes to Jan Smuts; paper on future policy towards Central and Southern Africa under a Conservative Government; note by JA on general areas of agreement and doubt over future policy; paper on the advantages to a Conservative Government in planning an economic and political strategy in Central and Southern Africa.

Dates: 1970-03 - 1970-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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Souvenir photograph album of South African tour, 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 10/53
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This collection of photographs spans the whole of LSA’s life. It contains both personal photographs of family and friends, and official and press photographs from his political career.

Dates: 1927
Conditions Governing Access: Conservation assistance needed before issue
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Special correspondence: Jan Smuts, 1903-09 - 1950-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/2/24
Scope and Contents Correspondence with Smuts on subjects including: accounts of military operations on the Tugela River [South Africa]; the Irish Convention (1917); the Palestine Campaign; the need for a separate Air Staff; costs of the separate war fronts; peace negotiations following the First World War; migration to South Africa; the Locarno Pact; the Imperial Conference (1926); LSA's Empire Tour; the proposal that Smuts should become High Commissioner of Palestine; the South African flag; the League of...
Dates: 1903-09 - 1950-10
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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speech as President of the British Association, 1905-01-01 - 1905-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 238.5: 50
Scope and Contents

Draft; by Sir George Howard Darwin; written at [South Africa]


(Draft)

Dates: 1905-01-01 - 1905-12-31
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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Speeches, 1904-03 - 1910-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/2/6
Scope and Contents

Annotated notes for speeches by LSA, on subjects including: the new army system; LSA's election addresses (1905, 1908); Canada; the Army Bill (in a speech written for Field Marshal 1st Lord Roberts, 1907); the defence of the Empire and federal problems; women's suffrage; Germany's naval menace; the new era in South Africa; mountaineering; policies on the constitution, Empire and home affairs.

Dates: 1904-03 - 1910-10
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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Speeches, 1986 - 1986-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/18
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: Ian Paisley [co-founder of the Democratic Unionist Party]; ethnic monitoring; pressure from the United States on Ulster, the Anglo-Irish Conference and Anglo-Irish Agreement, betrayal of Ulster by the British Government, and acceding to the demands of the IRA; harmful results of overseas aid; the purpose of higher education; protection of civil liberties; interference in the internal affairs of other countries, particularly South...
Dates: 1986 - 1986-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.
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Speeches and articles, 1967-08 - 1969-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/45
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the Suez Canal [Egypt]; Joseph Chamberlain; tribute to Miles Lampson [1st Lord Killearn]; Soviet influence in South Africa; Ghana; the war in Yemen; the state of Britain's airports; JA's return to Parliament as MP for Brighton Pavilion [Sussex]; withdrawing forces from east of Suez; the Cultural Revolution in China; Israel's improved position and the results for Egypt after the Six Day War; the second volume of Randolph Churchill's biography of Sir Winston Churchill; Aden...
Dates: 1967-08 - 1969-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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Speeches and articles, 1968-08 - 1974-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/49
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia [following the "Prague Spring"]; the state of the economy following devaluation; relations with southern Africa, particularly South Africa and Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; finding a successor to Antonio Salazar, Prime Minister of Portugal; the 1969 Budget; youth and Britain's future; Vietnam; the Arab summit, Rabat [Morocco], 1969; Joseph Chamberlain, including lessons for a United Europe from his policy on the Empire; keeping...
Dates: 1968-08 - 1974-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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Speeches and articles, 1977-02 - 1977-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/56
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: Joseph Chamberlain; the threat from the Soviet Union; Scottish and Welsh devolution; the Labour leadership crisis; the situation in China; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; the crisis in Southern Africa; the success of Concorde.

Dates: 1977-02 - 1977-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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Speeches, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1985-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/21
Scope and Contents

Includes: NK’s speech for the Scottish Miners’ gala, on miners dismissed following the miners’ strike; NK’s speech at a Socialist International conference on nuclear disarmament; NK’s speech for the launch of the joint Labour Party and Trades Union Congress economic and social policy document, "A New Partnership, A New Britain". Other subjects include: world poverty; South Africa; the 40th anniversary of the United Nations; reform of the world trading and financial system.

Dates: 1985-10
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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Speeches, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1985-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/22
Scope and Contents

Includes: NK’s Fabian Society lecture "Democratic Socialism - Now" on the future of socialism; NK’s speech in Sweden on Europe and the future, particularly relating to the New Right; NK’s speech to the Royal College of Defence Studies on the priorities for British defence policy. Other subjects include: the Star Wars programme; South Africa; race relations; Northern Ireland and the Anglo-Irish Agreement.

Dates: 1985-11
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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Speeches, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1986-05 - 1986-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/26
Scope and Contents

Includes: speech for the Welsh Labour Party Conference, on the Freedom and Fairness campaign; speech to the lobby for sanctions against South Africa and for a conference on the Front Line states in Africa; speech for the launch of the Coalition against Star Wars. Other subjects include: the Amalgamated Engineering Union (AEU); divisions within the Conservatives; energy policy; the Newcastle-under-Lyme by-election [Staffordshire].

Dates: 1986-05 - 1986-08
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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Speeches, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1990-01 - 1990-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/45
Scope and Contents Includes: New Year message to the Soviet Union; speech for the launch of the London Pride campaign; statement for the launch of Industry 2000; speech to the Confederation of European Socialist Parties, Berlin [Germany] on Eastern Europe; speech to the Labour local government conference; speech to the National Farmers’ Union on agricultural policy; speech for the launch of the Policy Review update "Looking to the Future"; speech to the Southern Africa Coalition lobby on sanctions against...
Dates: 1990-01 - 1990-03
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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Summary of correspondence with Valentine Chirol, 1899-09 - 1900-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/1/5
Scope and Contents

Transcripts summarising letters from LSA to Chirol [Director of the Foreign Department of the Times] on LSA's work as the Times war correspondent in South Africa, particularly his discussions with Sir Alfred Milner [British High Commissioner for South Africa] and on Cecil Rhodes.

Dates: 1899-09 - 1900-07
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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"The Problem of the Army" and army reform, 1881 - 1947-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/1/19
Scope and Contents Memoranda, notes and articles on War Office and army reform relating to LSA's series of articles for the Times, The Problem of the Army, including: account by LSA of writing the articles and his subsequent involvement in reform; extract from speech by Major-General Sir Frederick Roberts on improving the army (1881); notes on colonial forces, particularly in South Africa; annotated reprint of the articles; outline by 2nd Lord Esher [Chairman of the War Office Reconstitution Committee, earlier...
Dates: 1881 - 1947-12
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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