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Sweden

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

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Account by Ulf Brandell of contact between the Swedish Secret Intelligence Service and the British Government, 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DENM 9
Scope and Contents Concerning a possible exchange of information about Britain's plans for a landing in German occupied Norway and German development of rocket weapons.
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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Account of the expulsion of the Swedish Naval Attaché from London, 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DENM 4
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Papers comprising a memoir, correspondence and official papers about his work as Naval Attaché in Stockholm, 1940-5
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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Baltic cruise, 1938-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 2/1/2
Scope and Contents Account of a cruise aboard the Admiralty yacht Enchantress, to Danzig [later Gdansk, Poland], Finland, Sweden and Denmark.
Dates: 1938-08
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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Copy extracts from the diary of the German Naval Attaché in Stockholm, 1940 and 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DENM 6
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Papers comprising a memoir, correspondence and official papers about his work as Naval Attaché in Stockholm, 1940-5
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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Copy of an unpublished memoir, 1919-46

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MALT 1
Scope and Contents Comprises an account of his work and travels in Persia, 1919-22, 1933-5 and 1964-5; the United States, 1936-9; Sweden, 1940-5; and Spain, 1945-6.
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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Correspondence on foreign observatories, 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/449
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding foreign observatories, including observatories in Turkey, Sweden, Egypt and Pakistan.
Dates: 1963
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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Correspondence on foreign observatories, 1961 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/443
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding foreign observatories, including observatories in Turkey, Italy, Poland, Argentina, Belgium, Sweden and India.
Dates: 1961 - 1963
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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Correspondence on Scandinavian observatories, 1945 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/474
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding Swedish and Finnish observatories, including correspondence with Professor B. Lindblad of the Stockholm Observatory and Gustaf Järnefelt, Director of the Astronomical Observatory, Helsinki.
Dates: 1945 - 1950
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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Correspondence on time balls and signals, 1875 - 1878

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/618
Scope and Contents Correspondence and related papers on the time signal and time ball service, including the failures of the Greenwich time signal; notes and a report on the time signals at Portsmouth Dockyard; questions and answers on the Edinburgh time signals; a list of British time signal stations; enquiries from various individuals and the Norwegian and Swedish governments on time signals; time balls proposed for Calcutta and the West Indies; errors and corrections in the Westminster and Post Office clocks;...
Dates: 1875 - 1878
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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Correspondence with foreign observatories, 1953 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/431
Scope and Contents Correspondence with foreign observatories, including those in Finland, Belgium, Mexico, South Africa (the Union Observatory), Italy, Sweden, Japan, Switzerland, Rome, Argentina and Brazil.
Dates: 1953 - 1958
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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General papers relating to Europe, April 1975-July 1977, 1975-04 - 1977-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/1/108
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence with Baroness (Diana) Elles, Lord (Michael) Fraser of Kilmorack, Eldon Griffiths MP, Douglas Hurd MP, Sir Peter Kirk MP, Sir Anthony Royle MP and Sir Christopher Soames Also includes briefing note from Nigel Forman (Conservative Research Department), 27 June 1975, in advance of MT's meeting with Mr [Leo] Tindemans [Prime Minister of Belgium], 1 July 1975; with CRD record of the meeting Also includes briefings from Michael Young (Consolidated Goldfields) relating...
Dates: 1975-04 - 1977-07
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in November 2003 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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Letter from Emil Boldt-Christmas about Stockholm during the war, 1972-04-27

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DENM 7
Scope and Contents Emil Boldt-Christmas was Swedish Naval Attaché in London, 1936-9.
Dates: 1972-04-27
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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Letters of complaint from Henry Denham about the release of documents relating to his time as Naval Attaché in Stockholm, 1974

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DENM 2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Papers comprising a memoir, correspondence and official papers about his work as Naval Attaché in Stockholm, 1940-5
Dates: 1974
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 Swedish Cabinet and Swedish Social Democrat Party, 1989-09

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 8/39
Scope and Contents Papers on NK’s visit to Sweden, including: programme and briefing; draft new party programme for the Swedish Social Democrats; booklet on the Swedish Labour Movement; notes of NK’s meeting with the Cabinet.
Dates: 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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Meeting with Swedish newspaper editors, 1988-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 8/24
Scope and Contents Briefings for the meeting on subjects including health, housing and Poll Tax.
Dates: 1988-05
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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Memoir of time as Naval Attaché in Stockholm, 1940-5

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DENM 1
Scope and Contents Written up by Henry Denham for the Admiralty shortly after the war had ended.
With a graph; press cuttings; a sketch map and two aerial photographs of Kaafjord, Norway, after a British midget submarine attack on the Tirpitz, 28 September 1943; and a photograph of Legation staff.
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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NS II Means of distribution-53 Note, 1840-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 205.2: 53
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1840-01-01 - 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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Papers on the BBC European Publicity Service in Sweden, 1940 - 1946

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FICA 1/1/15
Scope and Contents Includes report on Swedish public opinion of the war.
Dates: 1940 - 1946
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Fonds

Philip Noel-Baker Associated

Reference Code: GBR/0014/NBKR AS
Scope and Contents Material relating to Philip Noel-Baker, including speeches made between 1959 and 1982 relating to global nuclear disarmament collated by Frank Field, formed United Nations Association - United Kingdom Director. The collection also contains a book authored by Noel-Baker - a possible later draft of Third Time Dead, renamed 'Hawkes vs. Doves', which Frank Field sought to edit and publish. Subsequently there is correspondence and research undertaken by Frank Field for his editorship, as well as...
Dates: 1912 - 2013
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Photograph album, 1934 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/PCHL 8/3
Scope and Contents Includes: Blenheim Palace [Oxfordshire]; Kew Gardens [London]; Liverpool docks, particularly the construction of Bidston Dock and a dredger on the Mersey; visit to Sweden; holiday photographs from Dorset; Cliffe cement works, Kent; family photographs, particularly of Lady Gwendeline Churchill ("Goonie") and Clarissa Churchill [later Clarissa Eden then Clarissa, Lady Avon], and also of Peregrine as a naval reserve officer.
Dates: 1934 - 1937
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Sub-Series

Press cuttings, October 1959-July 1960, 1959 - 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DSND 7/5
Scope and Contents Includes cuttings relating to Sandys' visits to South America, January-February 1960, and Sweden, June 1960
Dates: 1959 - 1960
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open to researchers. Information about closures can be obtained from Churchill Archives Centre.
 Fonds

Ralph Bulmer: Scandinavian field notes

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7947-7948
Scope and Contents Typescript transcripts of field notes from Northern Norway and Swedish Lapland. At the front of both volumes is a photocopy of a covering letter from R.N.H. Bulmer to the Cambridge University Librarian, 6 August 1973, regarding the collection's terms of use.
Dates: 1950-1951
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).
 Sub-Series

Sweden, 1951 - 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0014/STVS 12/2
Scope and Contents From the Series: Comprises photographs taken by Stevens whilst travelling Persia depicting the people, art, architecture and scenery of the country. Also includes photographs taken during Stevens' diplomatic role as Ambassador to Sweden and Persia, his role as Vice-Chancellor of Leeds University and his later life. The STVS 12/4 contains assorted photographs taken throughout Stevens' life and career.
Dates: 1951 - 1954
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is available for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Sweden, 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/NBKR 4/707
Scope and Contents Cuttings and correspondence on Sweden
Dates: 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of two files which are still closed, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Swedish interview, 1988-10-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/125
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Includes: recordings of television interviews with NK and other members of the Shadow Cabinet; recordings of news bulletins featuring NK and Labour; recordings of speeches from Conference; party political broadcasts and election broadcasts; political documentaries; recordings of Prime Minister’s Questions, from the House of Commons.
Dates: 1988-10-03
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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