Subject Source: Local sources
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Item — DCPP/WHI/2/3/2
Quebec Conference diary, 5-26 September 1944, 1944-09
Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/WHI/2/3/2
Scope and Contents Marked 'To Canada with the Prime Minister and Chiefs of Staff' inside front cover. A small pocket diary, about 30 pages of writing, written to his wife Ethel Whitby in his absence. Describes lunch with the Prime Minister on the train on the way to board the Queen Mary, 5 September, where Whitby joined Sir Alan Brooke, Admiral Cunningham and Sir Charles Portal. He refers to the 'noble Lord' (Churchill's physician, Lord Moran) and describes a sumptuous dinner on board on 6 Sept. Entries...
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Found in: Downing College / GBR/0269/DCPP, Personal, Private and Academic papers of Downing members and associates / Personal papers of Sir Lionel Whitby, Regius Professor of Physic at Cambridge University (1945-56) and Master of Downing College / Personal papers / Diaries compiled by Lionel and Ethel Whitby