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Hungary

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

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European Commission speeches, 2002-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/2/117
Scope and Contents Speeches mostly relating to reform of the Commission. Other subjects include NK’s visit to Hungary and the Czech Republic, on enlargement of the European Union.
Dates: 2002-12
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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Hungarian broadcast scripts, 1940 - 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FICA 1/1/6
Scope and Contents Includes an assessment of Hungarian public opinion during the early stages of the war.
Dates: 1940 - 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Sub-Series

Hungary, 1938 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0014/NBKR 4/360-365
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: 1938 - 1963
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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Legal Business, Overseas and International Affairs, 1947 - 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DGFT 5
Scope and Contents These papers mainly relate to African and Asian countries.
Dates: 1947 - 1978
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open (except for a few files which are closed under data protection) for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Letters from John Julius to Lady Diana from Belgrade, 1956-01 - 1956-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 1/6/2/23
Scope and Contents Letters sent while John Julius was working as Third Secretary at the British Embassy in Belgrade [Yugoslavia] on subjects including the effect of the uprising in Hungary and the Suez Crisis. Also includes a copy of John Julius's official report on his tour of Macedonia and the Kosmet autonomous region [later Kosovo], and postcards from various friends including [?] Patrick Leigh Fermor.
Dates: 1956-01 - 1956-12
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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NS I Chap 4-17 Note, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 45: 32r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
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Papers relating to MT's visit to Hungary (2-4 February 1984) and to the Soviet Union for the funeral of Soviet President (Yuri) Andropov (14 February, 1984-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 1/10/69
Scope and Contents Includes: MT's handwritten notes on meeting with Mr Lazar, Hungarian Prime Minister ; draft of MT's opening statement for her plenary talks with Mr Lazar, 3 February 1984; Foreign Office briefings for visit to Hungary, including phonetic pronunciations of names of main Hungarian figures and notes by Bryan Cartledge (Assistant Under Secretary of State, Foreign Office); MT's briefing cards for bilateral meetings with Mr Lazar and Mr Kadar (Hungarian General Secretary); and typescript copy of MT's...
Dates: 1984-02
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in October 2014 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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Soviet Union and Eastern Europe: personal minutes, 1973-06 - 1974-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/9/23
Scope and Contents Minutes on subjects including: general policy towards the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe; discussions from JA's visit to Romania, Jun 1973; discussions from JA's visit to Yugoslavia, Sept 1973; discussions from JA's visit to Poland, Sept 1973; discussions from JA's visit to Hungary, Nov 1973.
Dates: 1973-06 - 1974-02
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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Tape recordings of Urban’s diary notes and other notes relating to MT, 1983 - 1990

Reference Code: GBR/0014/URBN 2/1
Scope and Contents a) Discussion of MT’s Churchill award speech at Chequers: Urban’s comments recorded on 17-29 September 1983 and 2 October 1983 (2 tapes, 4 sides of material): 2 further cassettes are marked as being copies of these tapes
b) Recording of Urban and Thomas Kielinger on Ridley and Chequers seminar, 17 July 1990 (1 side of a single cassette?)
c) Recording of Urban relating to MT his speech of 30 January 1984 and PM’s Hungary trip

Dates: 1983 - 1990
Conditions Governing Access: Access copies of tapes b and c are available.
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The Papers of David Roden Buxton

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS.Add.9848
Scope and Contents Includes travel diaries and correspondence with family, friends and colleagues. Also included are numerous photographs and negatives of European churches and architectural features.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1927-08-23 - 1994-07-06
Conditions Governing Access: 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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Transcript of interview: Beryl Juchau, 2017

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 160
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2017
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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Transcript of interview: David Colvin, 2017-08 - 2018

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 177
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2017-08 - 2018
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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Transcript of interview: Hugh Carless, 2002

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 55
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2002
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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Transcript of interview: Peter Unwin, 2005

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 95
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2005
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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Transcript of interview: Sir Bryan Cartledge, 2007

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 115
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2007
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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Transcript of interview: Sir John Birch, 2004

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 87
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2004
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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Transcript of interview: Sir Richard Parsons, 2005

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 101
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2005
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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Transcript of interview: Sir Robin Fearn, 2002

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 75
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.
Dates: 2002
Conditions Governing Access: Please note that the full version of this interview is closed, and will be reviewed by the FCO in 2024. An edited version is open to readers.
 Sub-Series

Urban’s correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, her office and other advisers and related papers, 1984, 1984

Reference Code: GBR/0014/URBN 1/4
Scope and Contents Includes drafts of Urban’ speech at the AGM of the Centre for Policy Studies, 30 January 1984, and related material; a draft speech for MT’s visit to Hungary, 1984; and the annotated top copy of MT’s speech delivered at Keston College, 25 April 1984, which was presented to Urban by MT
Also includes correspondence with Lord (Hugh) Thomas of Swynnerton
Dates: 1984
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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Visit to Hungary, 1984-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 25/30
Scope and Contents From the Series: Mainly press photographs, including portraits of NK, photographs of various visits and events, and photographs from the 1987 General Election campaign.
Dates: 1984-08
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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Visits and meetings, 1991 - 1991-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/129
Scope and Contents Briefings and arrangements for visits and meetings, including: a visit to Goodyear Tyres, Wolverhampton; the launch of the Manchester airport rail link; a meeting with Arpad Goncz, President of Hungary, including rough notes of the meeting; a visit by Nursultan Nazarbaev, President of Kazakhstan, including rough notes of the meeting; a letter from King Hussein of Jordan on Jordan’s position on the Gulf Crisis.
Dates: 1991 - 1991-11
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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