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Zimbabwe

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 67 Collections and/or Records:

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Africa: meeting with Robert Mugabe, 1986-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 10/1/25
Scope and Contents Briefing for meeting with Robert Mugabe, Prime Minister of Zimbabwe.
Dates: 1986-08
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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Business: Africa, 1912 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GLLD 24
Scope and Contents Correspondence and papers from Lloyd's interests in East and South Africa.
Dates: 1912 - 1939
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. Please cite as Churchill Archives Centre, The Papers of George Lloyd, 1st Baron Lloyd of Dolobran, GLLD
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Correspondence, 1979-01 - 2003-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 9/17
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Richard Nixon, thanking CS for his advice; Robin Renwick, British Ambassador to South Africa, on an article by [Harold] Julian Amery in 1988 on CS's influence as Sir Winston Churchill's Parliamentary Private Secretary and his record as Governor of Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe]; Lord Chelwood [earlier Tufton Beamish] on Amery's article; Lord Luce, former Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, on African affairs, recalling his...
Dates: 1979-01 - 2003-08
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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Correspondence, 1981-03 - 1995-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 9/21
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: 6th Lord Carrington on a suggestion that CS might be [?] the next Secretary-General of NATO; Sir Clive Rose, British Ambassador and UK Permanent Representative on the North Atlantic Council; Sir Robert Armstrong, Secretary of Cabinet, on the tax position if CS went to NATO; Sir Lawrence Airey, Chairman of the Board of Inland Revenue; Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, on his impressions from his 1984 visit to Zimbabwe, and changes since 1980; William Deedes, Editor of the...
Dates: 1981-03 - 1995-04
Conditions Governing Access: Closed.
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Correspondence A - L, 1926-12 - 1927-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/1/13
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Sir Edward Grigg [Governor of Kenya, later 1st Lord Altrincham] on his visit home, settling a question of port handling in Kenya, and his health; Reginald Leigh [Assistant Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary] on LSA's invitation to join the Academie Diplomatique Internationale; 1st Lord Athlone [Governor-General of South Africa] on the good effect of LSA's visit to South Africa and reaching a compromise with [?] Senator Nicolas de Wet (2); Sir Robert Baden-Powell;...
Dates: 1926-12 - 1927-12
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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Correspondence about a visit to Africa, 1956 - 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SCHO 10
Scope and Contents Including Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe), Tanganyika (Tanzania), Kenya and South Africa.
Dates: 1956 - 1957
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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Correspondence on the Southern Rhodesia Survey, 1899 - 1906

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/119
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding the Survey of Southern Rhodesia divided into seven sections:'British South Africa Company. London', 1900-1903: correspondence with the B.S.A.C. on the initiation of the survey and a report on progress dated 5 April 1900.'British South Africa Company. Cape Town', 1900-1906.'Surveyor General (Dept. of Lands) Salisbury', 1899-1906.'Mr Simms and Assistants', 1900-1902.'Surveyors - generally', 1902.'Tradesmen &...
Dates: 1899 - 1906
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 John Hutchinson, 1979-02 - 1980-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 2/2/24
Scope and Contents Correspondence with John Hutchinson, Professor of Industrial Relations, University of California at Los Angeles, on sanctions against Zimbabwe Rhodesia [consists mainly of copies of letters from Hutchinson to various politicians].
Dates: 1979-02 - 1980-04
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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Diary, 1979-11 - 1980-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 1/1/39
Scope and Contents Subjects include: visiting the United States for the launch of "Clementine Churchill by Her Daughter", and reaction to the book; CS's appointment as Governor of Southern Rhodesia; the Lancaster House Agreement; CS's fears for the future of Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe]; sporadic violence; the elections; Robert Mugabe's victory.
Dates: 1979-11 - 1980-03
Conditions Governing Access: Access version available.
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Diplomatic life: Rhodesia, 1979 - 1987

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 4
Scope and Contents Mainly papers and correspondence on MS's engagements and her work with children's charities.
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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Foreign affairs: letters on Rhodesia, 1979-07 - 1979-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/28
Scope and Contents Letters received by JA from the general public, mainly during the Lancaster House Conference and following JA's speech on Rhodesia at the Conservative Party Conference, Blackpool [Lancashire], Oct 1979.
Dates: 1979-07 - 1979-12
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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Foreign affairs: letters on Rhodesia, 1980-01 - 1997-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/29
Scope and Contents Letters received by JA from the general public on Rhodesia, mainly commenting on a speech by JA in Parliament following the Rhodesian elections, Mar 1980.
Dates: 1980-01 - 1997-03
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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Foreign affairs: Rhodesia, miscellaneous papers, 1977-01 - 1978-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/23
Scope and Contents Papers on the negotiations for a political settlement, including: briefings from the Rhodesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; newsletters from the Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU); minutes of the settlement talks; minutes of meetings between the Transitional Government and the Anglo-American delegation; printed documents on the negotiations; report by Michael Latham on his visit to Rhodesia.
Dates: 1977-01 - 1978-10
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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Foreign affairs: Rhodesia, miscellaneous papers, 1979-08 - 1979-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/24
Scope and Contents Letters to JA from the general public commenting on his criticism of the policy of Margaret Thatcher [Prime Minister] on Rhodesia.
Dates: 1979-08 - 1979-10
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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Foreign affairs: Rhodesia, miscellaneous papers, 1977-06 - 1979-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/25
Scope and Contents Papers on the negotiations for a political settlement, including: statements by Francis Pym, Foreign and Commonwealth affairs spokesman; briefings from the Rhodesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; copy of the draft constitution; report by Cledwyn Hughes on his mission to Southern Africa; extracts from the American Congressional Record; minutes of the Watching Committee on the Rhodesia debate in the House of Commons (Apr and Nov 1978); copies of correspondence between 6th Lord Salisbury [earlier...
Dates: 1977-06 - 1979-02
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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Foreign affairs: Rhodesia, miscellaneous papers, 1978-12 - 1980-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/26
Scope and Contents Papers on the negotiations for a political settlement, including: copies of laws passed relating to Rhodesia; chronology of British initiatives for a settlement; briefings from the Rhodesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; British and American reports on the 1979 elections; economic survey of Zimbabwe Rhodesia; various articles.
Dates: 1978-12 - 1980-05
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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Foreign affairs: Rhodesia, miscellaneous papers, 1979-03 - 1980-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/27
Scope and Contents Papers on the negotiations for a political settlement, including: opening statements and other papers from the Lancaster House Conference; memoranda on the Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU PF)'s election manifesto and breaches of the cease-fire; report of a fact-finding mission by the American-African Affairs Association; notes on the Lusaka Conference [Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Lusaka, Zambia, Aug 1979]; copy of the Commonwealth Secretariat's analysis of the constitution...
Dates: 1979-03 - 1980-04
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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General political papers, 1970-05 - 1982-09

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/10/16
Scope and Contents Mainly consists of papers on foreign affairs, including: note on British arms sales to the Lebanon; copy of a letter from Maurice Macmillan to Edward Heath [Leader of the Conservative Party] urging him to defeat the Government on an amendment to the Queen's Speech; notes by JA on party policy [see AMEJ 2/1/70 for responses from colleagues]; letter urging JA's constituents to vote yes in the referendum on whether Britain should stay in the European Community; copy of a letter from Ndabaningi...
Dates: 1970-05 - 1982-09
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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"Imire", 1966-08 - 1967-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 12/1/26
Scope and Contents Various films and news items on Imire Rhino and Wildlife Conservancy, Zimbabwe, including MS.
Dates: 1966-08 - 1967-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: Access copies must be requested in advance.
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Incomplete draft texts by Martin Meredith, with some annotations, on Rhodesia, 1985-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 10/17
Scope and Contents Includes a letter from Meredith to CS on work still to do on the Rhodesia section.
Dates: 1985-04
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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Interview with CS on Guest of the Week for [?] Zimbabwean television, 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 12/5
Scope and Contents Also includes [?] a programme "Last Europeans".
Dates: 1985
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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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 Governor...
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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Newfoundland, Southern Rhodesia and the Irish Free State, 1924-01 - 1928-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/4/9
Scope and Contents Correspondence with Sir William Allardyce, Governor of Newfoundland [Canada], Sir John Chancellor, Governor of Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe] and Timothy Healy, Governor General of the Irish Free State [later Ireland] on subjects including: the development of Newfoundland, including difficulties with Labrador, the fishing industry, mining and paper manufacture; changes in status of Governors General following the Imperial Conference of 1926; tax on Newfoundland fish; the death of Sir...
Dates: 1924-01 - 1928-07
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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Other journalism, 1974 - 1986

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 4/1/10
Scope and Contents Drafts and copies of articles and interviews by CS, including: interview for the Observer on Zimbabwe, 1980, including correspondence with [David] Kenneth Harris, Director of the Observer; article and interview for les Echoes on the crisis in the European Community and Britain's attitude (in French),1983 and 1981; interview with le Figaro on British attitudes to Europe (in French), 1984; article for the Daily Telegraph on Zimbabwe today, 1986; article for the Times on Britain's second chance...
Dates: 1974 - 1986
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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Papers relating to Africa, February 1975-April 1979, 1975-02 - 1979-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/1/4
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence with President Daniel arap Moi of Kenya, General Akuffo of Kenya, Eldon Griffiths MP and Christopher Tugendhat and copy of MT's handwritten letter to Rob Shepherd (Conservative Research Department) for his briefing note on Angola, 19 January 1976 Also includes briefing material concerning Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Rhodesia, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda. Also includes a paper for Leader's Steering Committee and Leader's...
Dates: 1975-02 - 1979-04
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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