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France

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Subject Source: Local sources

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Literary: various articles by WSC., Jan 1938 - Nov 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/609
Scope and Contents Includes: Press cutting for "1938 - World's Year of Fate", published in Answers (29 January 1938), briefly commenting on rearmament, the Spanish Civil War, the threat of Japan, Italy and Germany, and the role of Britain, France and the United States. Cuttings and proofs for "Women in War", published in the February edition of the Strand Magazine, looking at the subject from both an historical perspective, focusing on figures such as Joan of Arc, and examining the contemporary situation...
Dates: Jan 1938 - Nov 1938
Conditions Governing Access: Open
 Fonds

Louis Lucien Bonaparte: Letters to Alexander John Ellis

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6186
Dates: 1870-1888
Conditions Governing Access: 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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Manuscript diary, 1992-09-03 - 1992-09-05

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COO/4/2/9
Scope and Contents

Manuscript diary detailing a trip made to Holland and France for Cooke's show.

Dates: 1992-09-03 - 1992-09-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Archive reading room is open by appointment, Wednesdays-Fridays, but all visits must be booked in advance. We are currently limiting the number of researchers due to social distancing requirements. Photographs may not be taken of the Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes material without the permission of the Estates. The Archivist can provide further information and contact details for permissions. The remainder of the collection may be photographed for private research, subject to UK copyright provisions. Those wishing to publish from the collection should seek advice from the Archivist prior to publication.
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Manuscript diary, 1939-09 - 1945-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 11/3/1
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the outbreak of war; directing the Hadfield-Spears Mobile Hospital Unit in France and its evacuation; ELS's departure for Dakar [Senegal] with General Charles de Gaulle and her concern for his position with the Government; bombing raids in London; taking the ambulance unit to the Levant; accounts of torture by the Gestapo in southern France; her view of de Gaulle's hostility to Britain; the unit's part in the victory parade in Paris; de Gaulle's ingratitude to ELS; her own...
Dates: 1939-09 - 1945-06
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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Map of area north-east of Longueval, north of the River Somme

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.112
Scope and Contents

Shows sector held by 12th Division and 60th Brigade. Printed on paper.

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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Map of Western Front from Soyecourt (Somme) to Ypres salient

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.133
Scope and Contents

Printed on linen-backed paper.

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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Maps of France and Belgium, 1914-10 - 1914-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/24
Scope and Contents

Includes annotations of troop positions, a diagram of German trenches and general instructions for the Indian Army Corps.

Dates: 1914-10 - 1914-11
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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Meeting with French Ambassador, 1987-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/47
Scope and Contents

Notebook from a meeting between NK and the ambassador on nuclear defence, and other subjects including the European Monetary System.

Dates: 1987-02
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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Meeting with Jacques Bloch-Morhange, 1955-04 - 1955-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/2/102
Scope and Contents

Notes and memoranda from JA to [Maurice] Harold Macmillan [later 1st Lord Stockton] on JA's meeting with Bloch-Morhange on the views of a group of French politicians on the partition and disarmament of Germany.

Dates: 1955-04 - 1955-05
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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Meetings: France and Europe, 1987-10 - 1989-09

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 8/12
Scope and Contents Includes: statements and notebook of meetings from the Summit of Confederation of Socialist and Social Democratic party leaders, Paris, Oct 1987; brief for meeting with Laurent Fabius, former Prime Minister of France, Oct 1987; brief for meeting with the Socialist politician Didier Motchane, Nov 1987; brief for and notes on a meeting with the proposed Socialist presidential candidate Michel Rocard, Jan 1988; congratulations on NK’s re-election of Labour Party leader; brief for and notes on...
Dates: 1987-10 - 1989-09
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 of the British Embassy in Paris, 1971-1973, by Sir Roger du Boulay

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MISC 77
Scope and Contents Including memories of the British Ambassador, Christopher Soames; his wife, Mary Soames; negotiations between Edward Heath and Georges Pompidou prior to the United Kingdom's entry into the European Community on 1 January 1973; and a state visit to Paris by Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip and the Prince of Wales to celebrate the successful conclusion of those negotiations and the signing of the accession treaty, 15-19 May 1972. Also with notes on Christopher Soames as last British...
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Some material within the collection is closed to researchers.
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Memoir: Warwick Morris, 2009 - 2020

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 194
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.

Dates: 2009 - 2020
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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Minutes of ‘X’ meetings, 1918-05 - 1918-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/34
Scope and Contents Notes of War Cabinet discussions [between David Lloyd George, Prime Minister, 1st Lord Milner, Secretary of State for War and General Sir Henry Wilson, Chief of Imperial General Staff] on subjects including: the Western front in France and Italy; American forces on the Western front; reinforcements from Ireland; the situation on the Western front, including mingling British and French forces; the situation in Russia, including Japan's intervention; future military policy; the German...
Dates: 1918-05 - 1918-07
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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Miscellaneous, 1847 - 1995

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/105
Scope and Contents Includes: articles on free trade and the currency, 1847-57; offprint of an article on the history of London government; report on the polls and the 1970 election by Richard Rose, Professor of Politics, Strathclyde University; copies of immigration and nationality legislation, 1948-80; correspondence on immigration statistics with David Ennals, Secretary of State for Social Services and Jennifer Tanfield, Head of Statistical Section, House of Commons Library, with tables for the 1976...
Dates: 1847 - 1995
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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Miscellaneous correspondence: Paris, 1973-09 - 1984-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 1/40
Scope and Contents Correspondence with CS's friends and contacts in France, including: Michel Jobert, Minister of External Commerce; Gaston Defferre, Minister of the Interior; André Chandernagor, Minister of Foreign Affairs; Jean-René Bernard (7); Jean Borotra; Philippe Daudy; Vice-Admiral Philippe de Gaulle; Edgard Pisani; Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, thanking CS for his congratulations on his election as President; Sir Reginald Hibbert, British Ambassador to France, on CS's talks with President Giscard and...
Dates: 1973-09 - 1984-10
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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Miscellaneous scientific papers, 1869 - 1870

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/481
Scope and Contents Correspondence and printed papers on astrology, chemistry, electricity, galvanism, geology, optics and squaring the circle. The correspondents include T. Andrews, W.H. Miller, W. De La Rue, W. Huggins, W. Klinkerfeus, J. Challis and L. Respighi. There are official printed reports on the Anglo-Australian Telegraph; specimens of output from printing telegraphy; a prospectus for a book titled 'Physical and historical evidences of vast sinkings of land on the North and West coasts of France and...
Dates: 1869 - 1870
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).
 Sub-Series

Miscellaneous scientific papers, 1871 - 1872

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/483
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous correspondence and works on scientific matters, including papers of the Chemical Association of the British Association; reports on the northern telegraph from the 'South Australian Register'; a government report on Post Office telegraphs; a piece by G. Forbes from 'Nature' on the observatory at Mount Vesuvius; a piece by E.C. Garbett from 'Nature' on volcanoes in Southern France; plans for a water telescope; 'the angles of incidence and reflection' by P.J. Brine; various...
Dates: 1871 - 1872
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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Moroccan Crisis: speech notes, 1911-08

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

Annotated text of speech by [? LSA] on the state of the Anglo-French Entente after Germany sent a warship to Agadir [Morocco].

Dates: 1911-08
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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MS diary, 1945-01 - 1945-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 15/1/33
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Manuscript and typescript diaries kept by Cooper, including some typescript copies of the manuscript diaries.

Dates: 1945-01 - 1945-12
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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MS diary, 1946-01 - 1946-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 15/1/35
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Manuscript and typescript diaries kept by Cooper, including some typescript copies of the manuscript diaries.

Dates: 1946-01 - 1946-12
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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MS diary, 1947-01 - 1947-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 15/1/37
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Manuscript and typescript diaries kept by Cooper, including some typescript copies of the manuscript diaries.

Dates: 1947-01 - 1947-12
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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'North West Europe', sheet 1

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.131
Scope and Contents

1:250,000. Printed on paper.

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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North West Europe, ?sheet 2

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BGND D.132
Scope and Contents

1:250,000. Printed on linen-backed paper.

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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Notebook on the making of "La Gloire de Mon Père", 1990

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YONG 6/4
Scope and Contents

"La Gloire de Mon Père" is a film by Yves Robert shot on location in Grambois in Provence.

Dates: 1990
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Notebooks of meetings, France, 1990-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/111
Scope and Contents

Rough notes of meetings with individuals including: Jean-Pierre Chevènement [Minister of Defence]; [?] Jean-Louis Bianco; Francois Mitterand [President of France]; Michel Rocard [Prime Minister].

Dates: 1990-11
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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