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Rhodesia

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 176 Collections and/or Records:

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Rhodesian diary, 1967-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 4/1/17
Scope and Contents Recording of JA's diary notes of his visit to Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe] and also South Africa. JA also talks about China and dictates a draft article and draft memorandum about Portuguese history.
Dates: 1967-03
Conditions Governing Access: Access copy available.
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Selection of MT's correspondence formerly stored in her safe, 'P'-'T', August 1977- February 1979, 1977-08 - 1979-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 1/18/3
Scope and Contents Includes: MT’s handwritten notes and annotations Includes: note to MT from 'Richard [Richard Ryder, her Political Secretary]' relating to Reg Prentice MP, November 1977; her correspondence with Dr David Owen MP (Foreign Secretary) relating to Rhodesia, August 1977; correspondence with Alfred Sherman relating to his consultancy for Wates, February 1979; copy of a letter to MT from Dr Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov, appealing for MT's help for a friend of his, March 1977, with copy of a related...
Dates: 1977-08 - 1979-02
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in July 2009 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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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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Southern Rhodesia, 1979 - 1987

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 3/3
Scope and Contents Papers from CS's term as the last Governor of Southern Rhodesia, including letters of welcome and congratulation, papers relating to the elections to form a new independent Government of Zimbabwe, and papers on aid and development in Zimbabwe after CS's return.
Dates: 1979 - 1987
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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Southern Rhodesia, 1951-06 - 1954-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/2/52
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence on Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe], including: Capricorn Africa Society pamphlet on the case for federation; papers from the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association tour of Central Africa, Mauritius and Malta, August 1951.
Dates: 1951-06 - 1954-02
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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Special correspondence: Salisbury, 1941-06 - 1952-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/2/20
Scope and Contents Correspondence with 5th Lord Salisbury [Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, 1940-42 and 1943-45, earlier Lord Cranborne] on subjects including: Salisbury's visit to Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe] in 1949 and Rhodesian views on federation; Palestine; the Parliament Bill and reform of the House of Lords; European unity; the constitution of Newfoundland [Canada]; migration to Australia; representation of the Dominions in an Imperial War Cabinet.
Dates: 1941-06 - 1952-11
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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Speech given by MT to Conservative Party Conference, Brighton, 13 October 1978 (3), 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 5/1/2/221
Scope and Contents Includes: MT’s handwritten annotations
Includes: speech contributions from "ANR" (Adam Ridley, Conservative Research Department), Alfred Sherman (Centre for Policy Studies); and "Suggested paragraphs on Rhodesia" from Professor Hugh Thomas
For the text of the speech see Oxford University Press CD Rom edition of MT’s complete public statements CD Ref: 78/285

Dates: 1978
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in April 2008 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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Speeches, 1980-05 - 1980-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 4/2/9
Scope and Contents Includes list of CS's speaking engagements, his Cyril Foster Lecture at the University of Oxford, May 1980 and his address to Chatham House, July 1980, on Rhodesia and Zimbabwe, his speech to the Party Conference on Europe and the wider world, Oct 1980, his Churchill Memorial Lecture to the English Speaking Union, on Britain, Europe and the United States, Nov 1980 and the Ewart Biggs Lecture (in French) on European co-operation, Dec 1980. Other subjects include European political integration,...
Dates: 1980-05 - 1980-12
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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Speeches, 1963-08 - 1966-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/33
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the successes of British air transport; the Labour Government's attempts to wreck the aviation industry; the cancellation of the TSR-2 strike and reconnaissance aircraft; Labour's policies [includes Conservative Research Department cuttings and a pamphlet on "Labour's tarnished record"]; Vietnam [including notes by Philip Goodhart on his recent visit to South Vietnam and on the military situation there, Oct 1965]; policy in the Middle East, India and South East Asia; Rhodesia...
Dates: 1963-08 - 1966-08
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, 1975-02 - 1975-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/54
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the philosophy of Toryism; defence; the referendum on Britain staying in the European Community; the Government's economic policy; cuts in the housing subsidy; the procurement of fighter aircraft for NATO; inflation; the situation in Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; détente in southern Africa; Britain's place in Europe; the aviation industry; British policy in the Middle East.
Dates: 1975-02 - 1975-12
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, 1965-09 - 1967-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/2
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: Labour prices and incomes policy; Conservatism; responsibility of the press; the wreck of the oil tanker Torrey Canyon; trades union closed shop policy and intimidation; Labour economic and housing targets; relations between the Labour Government and the unions; the nuclear deterrent; selection in education; the balance of payments deficit; Vietnam and Britain's role in South East Asia; North Sea gas and Labour's National Economic Plan;...
Dates: 1965-09 - 1967-04
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Speeches, 1966-07 - 1975-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/3
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: relations between politicians and the press; free speech, particularly adverse reactions to JEP's speeches and intolerance shown by universities; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; housing policy; the world monetary system; the balance of payments deficit; reform of the House of Lords; Labour prices and incomes policy; taxation; nationalisation, particularly of the railways; Conservatism since 1951; trade union law; national unity,...
Dates: 1966-07 - 1975-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Speeches, 1969-01 - 1969-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/5
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: Labour economic policy, particularly price and income policy and savings policy; the extension of higher education; the coverage of race issues by the press and BBC; industrial relations, trade union law and strikes, including the teachers' strike; Britain's entry into the Common Market and the effects of the Market on Germany; immigration; the balance of payments and the exchange rate; housing; Training Boards; pension policy;...
Dates: 1969-01 - 1969-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Speeches, 1970-01 - 1971-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/6
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: agricultural policy; industrial relations and trade union law reform; immigration; political violence, particularly in Northern Ireland and in the universities; inflation; nationalised industry; Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe and Zambia]; exports and productivity; industrial safety legislation; the General Election; Britain's entry into the Common Market; Vietnam; taxation; housing; the free market; teachers' strikes; the nuclear deterrent;...
Dates: 1970-01 - 1971-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Speeches, 1972 - 1972-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/8
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: prices and incomes policy; taxation; nationality legislation; Britain's entry into the Common Market; immigration, particularly of Asians from Uganda, and also concerning the departure from the Commonwealth of Pakistan and Bangladesh; housing; Northern Ireland; inflation; political violence, in universities and Northern Ireland; volunteer defence reserves; strikes; the Industrial Relations Act; nationalised industry, particularly the...
Dates: 1972 - 1972-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Speeches, 1947-07 - 1952-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/7/16
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by LSA on subjects including: the Empire Industries Association; a tribute to Chaim Weizmann, late President of Israel; the 1952 Commonwealth Conference; Imperial Preference and GATT (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade); the role of the United States, Europe and the Commonwealth; the need for national and Imperial reconstruction; genealogy; the Central Eastern European Conference; the 1951 General Election; the Horatian Society; the modern Commonwealth; the...
Dates: 1947-07 - 1952-12
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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Speeches and articles, 1964-12 - 1966-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/35
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the aviation industry; Anglo-Israeli relations; the importance of Jordan; defence policy; a tribute to Simon Marks [1st Lord Marks of Broughton]; the state of the Conservative Party; nationalism; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; south east Asia; overseas bases east of Suez [Egypt]; immigration; Britain's place in Europe; industrial policy; the Ottawa Conference, 1932 [? relating to Leo Amery's diaries].
Dates: 1964-12 - 1966-08
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, 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, 1974-05 - 1975-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/52
Scope and Contents Subjects include: Conservative policies, including notes from JA sent to Edward Heath, Leader of the Conservative Party [see also AMEJ 6/49]; foreign policy; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; the economic crisis; the need for the cruiser HMS Invincible; the Oct 1974 General Election; the philosophy of Toryism; the miners' strike; Northern Ireland; defence; the Conservative Party leadership contest.
Dates: 1974-05 - 1975-03
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, 1976-01 - 1976-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/55
Scope and Contents Subjects include: foreign policy and defence; Berlin, symbol of détente or confrontation; the civil war in Angola; the economic crisis; Britain's and Europe's interests in Central and Southern Africa; Sir Winston Churchill's political philosophy; Home Rule for Scotland; the sale of council houses; Romania; the future of the European aviation industry; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; Britain's decline.
Dates: 1976-01 - 1976-12
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 and articles, 1978-01 - 1978-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/57
Scope and Contents Subjects include: Soviet designs on Africa; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; council housing; a profile of R A Butler; relations between China, Japan and the Soviet Union; common interests with Japan; the revolution in Iran.
Dates: 1978-01 - 1978-12
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, 1980-01 - 1980-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/59
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the nuclear deterrent; the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan; the economic situation; Rhodesia [Zambia and Zimbabwe]; defence; Anglo-French relations; Northern Ireland.
Dates: 1980-01 - 1980-12
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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The Commonwealth Monitoring Force, Rhodesia, Part 1, 1982

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 12/2
Scope and Contents Video of a Services Kinema Corporation [?] documentary on the supervision of the ceasefire arrangements and the transfer of power in Zimbabwe/Rhodesia, 1979-80.
Dates: 1982
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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