Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Appointment diaries for the years 1951, 1953-62, 1966 and 1970-75; and personal diary for 1955 .
A diary of Le Sueur's experiences in South-East Asia, October 1998-April 1999, 270 pages, including 48 pages of photographs and 4 pages of maps. The areas covered are, in order, Thailand; Laos; Northern Vietnam; South Vietnam; Cambodia; Luzon, Palawan, Central Archipaelago and Mindanao (Philippines); Sabah (Malaysia); Brunei; Sarawak (Malaysia); Western Malaysia; Bangkok.
This file contains notes about tending to the High Commission residence gardens in Accra, Vientiane [Viangchan] and Colombo. (circa 80 sheets).
This is an official document describing 109 prominent figures, including members of the Pathet Lao (73 pages).
120 x 80 mm colour print of Smedley at the airport, presumably at the end of his posting.
A small file of dinner, invitation and note cards, with information on how to write such notes according to diplomatic etiquette; and invitations and notes for dinner speeches given by Smedley (circa 50 sheets).
Black and white photographs; 22 are 190 x 230 mm in size and five are in smaller formats. They document Smedley presenting his diplomatic credentials in Vientiane to King Savang Vatthana. Most are captioned on the reverse.
This file contains material relating to Queen’s Birthday functions organised by Smedley (circa 50 sheets).
Royaume du Laos, Direction du Protocole, Liste de MM. Les Membres du Corps Diplomatique et Consulaire, July 1966, 1966
Archives relating to Smedley's service as Ambassador to Laos.
Diaries, official papers, correspondence and photographs
This file contains menus, seating plans, guest-lists and other material relating to functions attended by Smedley alongside Crown Prince Vong Savang and Princess Manilay of Laos during their visit to the United Kingdom, 5-14 May 1970 (circa 50 sheets).