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Zimbabwe

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 67 Collections and/or Records:

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Papers relating to MT's African touri, 30 March- 1 April 1989, 1989-03 - 1989-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 1/10/138
Scope and Contents Includes schedule and press cuttings relating to MT's African tour (27 March-1 April 1989, visiting Morocco, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Namibia)
Dates: 1989-03 - 1989-04
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in March 2019 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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Papers relating to South Africa and Zimbabwe, 1987-91, 1987 - 1991

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 1/10/119
Scope and Contents Part 1, 1987: includes briefings note for MT from George Guise (Prime Minister's Policy Unit) on South African elections, May 1987
Part 2, 1988: includes notes for MT from Guise on the South African Urban Foundation, March 1988, and detailed notes on his visit to South Africa, April 1988
Dates: 1987 - 1991
Conditions Governing Access: Part 1, opened in October 2017; part 2, opened in July 2018; later material closed 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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Pastel portraits: 'Warriors of the Empire', 1939-1945

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9397/1
Dates: 1939-1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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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Photographs, 1979-12 - 1981-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 5/18
Scope and Contents Includes: Christmas card from Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, 1979; group photograph of CS as Governor of Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe] with MS, Sir [Arthur] Antony Duff, Deputy Governor, and their security team, 1979-80; press cuttings on Zimbabwean independence ceremonies; photographs of one of CS's racehorses; photograph of Rupert Soames as President of the Oxford Union; portrait photographs of CS as Lord President of the Council, 1980; textile programme from the Royal Fireworks in...
Dates: 1979-12 - 1981-07
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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Photographs of Zimbabwe [earlier Southern Rhodesia] on independence, 1980-01 - 1980-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 5/17
Scope and Contents Includes: colour photographs from Assembly Camp; group photographs, including CS, MS, Robert Mugabe [Prime Minister of Zimbabwe], 6th Lord Carrington [Foreign Secretary] and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales; MS visiting the Shearly Cripps children's home; numerous colour snapshots.
Dates: 1980-01 - 1980-04
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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Published pamphlets, 1973 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 4/1/1
Scope and Contents Includes: "Europe and the Wider World", pamphlet by CS for the Conservative Political Centre; "Three Views of Europe", Conservative Political Centre pamphlet with articles by CS on the work of the European Commission, by Peter Kirk [Leader of the Conservative Delegation to the European Parliament] on the work of the Parliament and by John Davies on Britain and the Community; "From Rhodesia to Zimbabwe", CS's Cyril Foster memorial lecture, University of Oxford, reprinted by the Royal Institute...
Dates: 1973 - 1980
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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"Rebellion", part 2/3, 1999

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 12/11
Scope and Contents BBC 2 programme on Rhodesia’s transition to Zimbabwe, narrated by David Dimbleby.
Dates: 1999
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1979-05 - 1979-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/10
Scope and Contents Cuttings on CS's appointment as Lord President of the Council, then Governor of Southern Rhodesia.
Dates: 1979-05 - 1979-12
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1979-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/12
Scope and Contents Cuttings on the beginning of CS's term as Governor of Southern Rhodesia and the agreement of a ceasefire.
Dates: 1979-12
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1979-12 - 1980-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/13
Scope and Contents Cuttings on the assembly of the Patriotic Front guerrilla forces and election campaign in Zimbabwe Rhodesia.
Dates: 1979-12 - 1980-04
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1980-03 - 1980-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/14
Scope and Contents Newspapers on the election and transition of power in Zimbabwe Rhodesia.
Dates: 1980-03 - 1980-04
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1980-03-01 - 1980-03-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/15
Scope and Contents Civil Service Department cuttings on the election in Zimbabwe Rhodesia.
Dates: 1980-03-01 - 1980-03-07
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1980-04-13 - 1980-04-18

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/16
Scope and Contents Civil Service Department cuttings on the transition of power in Zimbabwe Rhodesia.
Dates: 1980-04-13 - 1980-04-18
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1980-03 - 1980-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/17
Scope and Contents Extracts from Hansard from debates in the House of Commons and House of Lords on Rhodesia Zimbabwe.
Dates: 1980-03 - 1980-05
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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Rhodesia cuttings, 1979-12 - 1980-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/18
Scope and Contents Cuttings on the election process in Rhodesia Zimbabwe and its aftermath, also including an unused statement by CS meant for his visit to the Rhodesia-Mozambique border, Jan 1980 and an issue of the House Magazine containing CS's talk to the British-Zimbabwe Parliamentary Group on the future of Zimbabwe.
Dates: 1979-12 - 1980-07
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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Rhodesia cuttings: newspapers on CS's appointment as Governor, 1979-12-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/11
Scope and Contents From the Series: Cuttings from CS's diplomatic career, as Ambassador to France, Vice President of the European Commission and as Governor of Southern Rhodesia.
Dates: 1979-12-07
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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Rhodesia [Zimbabwe], 1958 - 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0014/NBKR 4/597-604
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The papers cover every aspect of Lord Noel-Baker's very full and varied career and include constituency papers, Labour Party material, extensive sections on domestic and international affairs, peace and disarmament, sport, books and articles, speeches and correspondence.
Dates: 1958 - 1972
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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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 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.
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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.
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Speeches and articles, 1977-08 - 1981-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 7/1/60
Scope and Contents Notes from JA’s library desk on subjects including: Rhodesia [Zimbabwe]; democracy or constitutional government; the failure of the Conservative economic and foreign policy, relating to the Middle East and South Africa; the crisis within the Conservative Party; unemployment; the Soviet military challenge.

Also includes a letter from Air Vice-Marshal Stewart Menaul on his article on nuclear weapons.

Dates: 1977-08 - 1981-08
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, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1988-06 - 1988-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/38
Scope and Contents Includes: tribute to Lord Brockway; speech to a Fabian conference on the Aims and Values of socialism; speeches for the fortieth anniversary of the National Health Service; speeches from NK’s visit to Botswana and Zimbabwe; speech to the Trades Union Congress; speech for Socialist International Study Days in Glasgow [Scotland]; Conference speeches; speech for an anti-apartheid rally; speech for a rally in support of the trade unions banned from GCHQ; speech on the Tercentenary of the Glorious...
Dates: 1988-06 - 1988-11
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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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.
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The Commonwealth Monitoring Force, Rhodesia, Part 2, 1982

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 12/3
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.
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Transcript of interview: John Buist, 2008

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 118
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2008
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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