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Food

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 320 Collections and/or Records:

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Adeline Hankey's recipe book, 1903 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AHKY 4/2
Scope and Contents

Includes handwritten recipes plus some printed recipes which have been pasted in.

Dates: 1903 - 1950
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. One item within the collection (AHKY 3/1/6) is currently closed for conservation reasons.
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Adeline, Lady Hankey's speech notes, 1939-03 - 1951-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AHKY 5/2
Scope and Contents

Includes notes for speeches at the following events: launching the motor tanker 'British Influence'; opening a fete at Limpsfield; address to the Women's Institute at Limpsfield on food rationing, nutrition and methods of food preparation, urging them to 'help to win the war in our kitchens'; Red Cross events; and at the presentation of prizes to osteopathy students.

Dates: 1939-03 - 1951-10
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. One item within the collection (AHKY 3/1/6) is currently closed for conservation reasons.
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"Argument 2 - Food", 1951-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/RDCH 10/42
Scope and Contents

Recording of a radio debate between RSC and Thomas Driberg [later Lord Bradwell] on whether Britain had a better food supply under the Labour Government than before the war. Recorded by RGA Sound Services, Devon, and sent to RSC 15 March 1951.

Dates: 1951-08
Conditions Governing Access: Access copy available.
 File

Articles by Adeline, Lady Hankey, 1939-10 - 1944-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AHKY 5/1
Scope and Contents

Includes: "Your wartime cooking" in the Nursery World on nutrition and cooking methods; correspondence about wartime food and recipes from individuals including Anne Chamberlain [wife of Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain] on the Hay diet and Mary, Lady Gore-Booth; and text of article on osteopathy.

Dates: 1939-10 - 1944-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. One item within the collection (AHKY 3/1/6) is currently closed for conservation reasons.
 Series

Audio podcasts for interviews conducted during the Centenary Year of Women in Parliament, 2017-11-15 - 2019-01-31

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOBA 1
Scope and Contents

76 podcast interviews collated for the publication 'When There's a Woman in the Room - #Vote 100 year January 2018 to January 2019' and written with journalists Jackie Ashley, Deborah McGurran and Linda Fairbrother. Sones' focus was primarily on recording interviews with MPs who champion public policy reforms through debates in Westminster Hall or by asking questions at PMQs.

For most podcasts, both 'raw' and 'edited' versions exist.

Dates: 2017-11-15 - 2019-01-31
 Item

"Birthday cakes by Madame Floris [Maria Floris, Royal baker]", 1949-11-30

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/353
Scope and Contents

Birthday cake in the shape of a carousel, bearing WSC's initials and birthday.

Dates: 1949-11-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
 Item

"Birthday cakes by Madame Floris [Maria Floris, Royal baker]", 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/354
Scope and Contents

Birthday cake in the shape of a ?church door and steps leading up to it.

Dates: 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
 Item

"Birthday cakes by Madame Floris [Maria Floris, Royal baker]", 1950 - 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/355
Scope and Contents

Birthday cake illustrating some of WSC's activities: an open copy of WSC's "The Second World War" is arranged on top of an easel and paintbrushes, underneath which is a map of Europe.

Dates: 1950 - 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
 Item

"Birthday cakes by Madame Floris [Maria Floris, Royal baker]", 1950 - 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/356
Scope and Contents

Cake in the shape of a map of England and Wales iced with a birthday greeting and a quote by WSC about England.

Dates: 1950 - 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
 Item

"Birthday cakes by Madame Floris [Maria Floris, Royal baker]", 1950 - 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/357
Scope and Contents

Three-tiered birthday cake decorated with different styles of hat worn by WSC.

Dates: 1950 - 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
 Item

"Birthday cakes by Madame Floris [Maria Floris, Royal baker]", 1950 - 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/358
Scope and Contents

Birthday cake in the shape of a landscape with hills, with a quote by William Blake "Great things are done when men and mountains meet".

Dates: 1950 - 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.
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Castle Mill House wines, 1987-12 - 1988-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 10/1/5
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and inventories on the sale of CS's wine cellar.

Dates: 1987-12 - 1988-10
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 with Margaret Thatcher, 1988-12 - 1989-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 1/1/8
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: the Clapham Junction rail accident [London]; food safety, relating to salmonella in eggs; campaigns against the Poll Tax; the alleged involvement of British soldiers in training the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia.

Dates: 1988-12 - 1989-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Series

Dairy Industry Arbiter, 1984 - 1986

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SLKN 9
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The papers held at Churchill Archives Centre cover Silkin's Parliamentary and Ministerial career, and his other public interests, including the Channel Tunnel, the E.E.C. and the dairy industry. There is material of particular interest on Silkin's difficulties with his Constituency Party in Deptford, and on the Labour Party Leadership and Deputy Leadership elections in 1980 and 1983.

Dates: 1984 - 1986
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Closures of individual files are noted in the paper catalogue, please ask staff for further details.
 Unknown

Debate on the Address, 03 Nov 1953

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 5/52A/1-44
Scope and Contents Speech notes for WSC's speech (House of Commons) for the debate on the address, on subjects including: the forthcoming royal tour of the Commonwealth and Empire; the timing of the next General Election and the general length of Parliaments; constructive and non-partisan politics; housing policy, including new building and repair of existing property; reducing restrictions and controls on agriculture, increasing food production and retaining food subsidies; changes in the international...
Dates: 03 Nov 1953
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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Entertaining: hospitality received, 1973 - 1974

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 3/2/75
Scope and Contents

Includes: samples of menus; lists of luncheons and dinners; lists of those from whom CS had received hospitality; notes on various events; inventory of CS's official wine cellar.

Dates: 1973 - 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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Entertaining, private and business, 1977-05 - 1986-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 11/35
Scope and Contents

Menus, guest lists and seating plans for dinner parties and luncheons, with some associated correspondence and arrangements.

Dates: 1977-05 - 1986-07
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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Food and Health, 1941 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/17
Scope and Contents Working papers on food consumption and health issues in Britain and the USA, covering subjects such as food and drink retailing and diets; consumption habits of housewives; health education in secondary schools; government and consumer spending on healthcare; research into occupational and mental health; and old age pensions. Consists of press cuttings, articles, and survey data, with Mark Abrams's notes, largely for papers delivered to food manufacturers. Includes copies of raw social...
Dates: 1941 - 1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Sub-Series

Household Accounts, 1954 - 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 9/2
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This series of records contains information about the running of the Churchill households, at Chartwell in Kent and at 28, Hyde Park Gate in London. There are details of the domestic staff and their rates of pay; household expenditure; and menu planning for the Churchills and their staff.

Dates: 1954 - 1978
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of the staff wages books in CSCT 9/1, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Literary: Articles., 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/279A-B
Scope and Contents Correspondence, research notes and proofs of articles by WSC: "The United States of Europe" on European affairs and trade, the treaty of Versailles [France], the League of Nations, decisions made by [Aristide] Briand and the positions of the United States and Canada; "The Truth about the Dardanelles" including WSC's relationship with Lord Fisher at the Admiralty; "A Great Big Idea" on European affairs; "Why Pay More Taxes" including a statement by WSC on the Budget; "Mr Churchill advises...
Dates: 1930
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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Literary: Sunday Dispatch articles by WSC: 3., 13 Apr 1941 - 25 May 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/692
Scope and Contents Includes cuttings from the Sunday Dispatch for (some from a series, "A Great Novel Rewritten as a Short Story"): "'Jane Eyre' by Charlotte Bronte"; "'Adam Bede' by George Eliot"; "'Vice Versa' by Anstey [Thomas Guthrie]"; "The truth about the former German colonies" on Germany's claims to have its former colonies returned, giving an historical perspective with reference to [Prince Otto von] Bismarck, and WSC's views on German treatment of native peoples; "Mankind Must Keep Pace with Science"...
Dates: 13 Apr 1941 - 25 May 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open.
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Literary: Sunday Dispatch articles by WSC: 4., 26 May 1940 - 30 Jun 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/668
Scope and Contents Includes cuttings from the Sunday Dispatch for: "The Other Man Who Thought He Had Us Beaten" on the character of Kaiser Wilhelm II, the peace before World War I, WSC's presence at military manoeuvres in Germany in 1906, Wilhelm's mistakes, and his years of exile following the war; "Another Blow We Thought We Would Never Survive" on WSC's memories of Lord Kitchener during World War I, the fall of Namur [Belgium], the failure of the Dardanelles [Turkey] expedition, and Kitchener's death; "The...
Dates: 26 May 1940 - 30 Jun 1940
Conditions Governing Access: Open.
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Literary: Sunday Dispatch articles by WSC: 6., 03 Aug 1941 - 05 Oct 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/695
Scope and Contents Includes cuttings from the Sunday Dispatch for: "Sport, the stimulant" on the effect of modern inventions on the average person, watching, playing, and making money from sport, pigeon racing, angling, motor transport, hiking, cycling, theatre, cinema, radio, reading, and moral considerations; "Why the navy runs on oil" on the advantages of oil over coal as a fuel for ships, its adoption by the Royal Navy during WSC's first term as First Lord of the Admiralty, and the Anglo-Persian oil...
Dates: 03 Aug 1941 - 05 Oct 1941
Conditions Governing Access: Open.
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London Press Exchange: Questionnaire, 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 2/2/1
Scope and Contents

Two copies of a blank interviewer's questionnaire produced by the London Press Exchange for the Ministry of Food's 'Investigation of Food Consumption'.

Dates: 1940
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Sub-Series

Menu Books, 1936 - 1975

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 9/3
Scope and Contents From the Series:

This series of records contains information about the running of the Churchill households, at Chartwell in Kent and at 28, Hyde Park Gate in London. There are details of the domestic staff and their rates of pay; household expenditure; and menu planning for the Churchills and their staff.

Dates: 1936 - 1975
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of the staff wages books in CSCT 9/1, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

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