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Free trade

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 604 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), [1909]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/42/91
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Extract from a speech in the House of Commons by Sir Edward Grey [later Lord Grey of Fallodon] on 6 May 1901 justifying retaliation against unfair duties on British goods. Typescript.

Dates: [1909]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1909]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/42/92-93
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Extract from "The meaning of money" by Hartley Withers on the mutual benefits arising from the employment of British capital and credit in the development of other countries' economies. Typescript.

Dates: [1909]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Dec 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/43/14
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Letter from Joseph Pease (Headlam Hall, Gainford, [County Durham]) to WSC on: WSC's involvement in the production and distribution of election campaign posters; David Lloyd George's promises of honours in return for money [contributions to Liberal Party funds]; the offer of money to help the cause of Free Trade from James Caird [a jute manufacturer of Dundee, Angus, Scotland]; the prospects for the general election.

Dates: 23 Dec 1909
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Dec 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/2
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Letter from James Caird (Roseangle, Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) to WSC asking for advice on how best to spend a sum of money for the encouragement of the cause of Free Trade. Suggests the engagement of 500 lecturers.

Dates: 10 Dec 1909
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Jan 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/6
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Cutting from the Wolverhampton Express and Star: letters refuting the charge by Leo Amery, the Conservative candidate for East Wolverhampton [Staffordshire], and Lord Alexander Thynne that WSC had "doctored" the information in the Blue Books to make a case for Free Trade. 2.

Dates: 05 Jan 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Jan 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/7
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Cutting from the Bath Herald [Somerset]: speech by Lord Alexander Thynne on Tariff Reform, the Budget and the House of Lords in which he re-iterated his claim that WSC had "doctored" the information in the Blue Books to make a case for Free Trade. 3.

Dates: 05 Jan 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 08 Jan 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/8
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Cutting from the Bath Herald [Somerset]: speech by Lord Alexander Thynne re-iterating his claim that the information in the Blue Books had been "doctored" to a make a case for Free Trade.

Dates: 08 Jan 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [Jan 1910]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/9-11
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Statement by WSC refuting the charge by Lord Alexander Thynne that the information in the Blue Books, particularly that on the comparative prosperity of Britain and Germany, was "doctored" to a make a case for Free Trade. Draft in the hand of Edward Marsh.

Dates: [Jan 1910]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [Jan 1910]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/12-14
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Statement by WSC (on the notepaper of the North British Station Hotel, Edinburgh, [Scotland]) noting that Lord Alexander Thynne has withdrawn his allegations that the information in the Blue Books, particularly that on the comparative prosperity of Britain and Germany, was "doctored" to make a case for Free Trade and refuting the charge that the information was even unintentionally misleading. Draft in the hand of Edward Marsh.

Dates: [Jan 1910]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 07 Jan 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/15
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Cutting from the Times: speech by Lord Alexander Thynne re- iterating his allegation that information in the Blue Books, particularly that on the comparative prosperity of Britain and Germany, was "doctored" to make a case for Free Trade.

Dates: 07 Jan 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Jan 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/16-26
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Telegram from Sir Hubert Llewellyn Smith (Whitehall Place, [London]) to WSC giving a reply to Lord Alexander Thynne's allegations that information in the Blue Books, particularly that on the comparative prosperity of Britain and Germany, was "doctored" to make a case for Free Trade.

Dates: 10 Jan 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 18 Feb 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/27
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Letter from James Caird (Roseangle, Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) to WSC congratulating him on his appointment [as Home Secretary] and offering to help with the employment of lecturers to further the cause of Free Trade.

Dates: 18 Feb 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Feb 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/28-32
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Letter from [WSC] to James Caird thanking him for his congratulations on his appointment [as Home Secretary] and expressing the view that this office will be less arduous than the others he has held. Describes the Free Trade election poster campaign funded by Caird's money and makes proposals for the hiring of a team of lecturers to further the cause of Free Trade. Typescript copy.

Dates: 22 Feb 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 24 Feb 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/33
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Letter from James Caird (Roseangle, Dundee, [Angus], Scotland) to WSC approving WSC's plan for hiring a team of lecturers to further the cause of Free Trade.

Dates: 24 Feb 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 02 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/34-36
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Letter from WSC to James Caird enclosing and commenting on a draft scheme [by G Wallace Carter] for a programme of Free Trade lectures. Addressed and initialled typescript copy.

Dates: 02 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/37
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Letter from James Caird (Roseangle, Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) to WSC on the programme of Free Trade lectures to be financed by Caird.

Dates: 04 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 09 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/38
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Letter from James Caird (Roseangle, Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) to WSC on the programme of Free Trade lectures to be financed by Caird.

Dates: 09 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/39-41
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Letter from [WSC] to G Wallace Carter commenting on Carter's scheme for a national programme of Free Trade lectures and suggesting that a "Free Trade shop" be established for exhibition in various towns to illustrate the economic benefits of Free Trade. Typescript copy.

Dates: 11 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/42-43
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (Free Trade Union, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, London) to WSC (Home Office) listing WSC's suggestions on Carter's scheme for a national programme of Free Trade lectures. Suggests WSC give an interview to the Free Trade Union's press representative. Signed typescript.

Dates: 14 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/44-45
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Letter from [WSC] to James Caird giving a progress report on arrangements for a national programme of Free Trade lectures and a model "Free Trade shop" to be financed by Caird. Typescript copy.

Dates: 15 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/46-47
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Letter from WSC to G Wallace Carter on arrangements for a national programme of Free Trade lectures. Encloses a pamphlet [not present] whose illustrations could be used to produce magic lantern slides.

Dates: 15 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Mar 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/48
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (Free Trade Union, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, London) enclosing memoranda on the proposed national programme of Free Trade lectures and exhibitions [see CHAR 2/44/49-81] and discussing the financing of the programme.

Dates: 23 Mar 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [Mar 1910]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/49-64
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Memorandum from G Wallace Carter (8 Victoria Street, [Westminster, London]) [to WSC] on arrangements for a national programme of Free Trade lectures and exhibitions. Typescript. Sent with CHAR 2/44/48.

Dates: [Mar 1910]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Jan 1911

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/54/1
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Letter from G Wallace Carter, secretary of the National Free Trade Lectures (8 Victoria Street, Westminster, [London]) to WSC (Home Office) enclosing final reports and financial statement of the lectures [see CHAR 2/54/5-6] Signed and annotated typescript.

Dates: 15 Jan 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jan 1911

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/54/2
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Letter from John Gulland (12 Downing Street) to Mr Harris recommending that Macrae of the Free Trade paper the "Northern Weekly" should receive funding.

Dates: 04 Jan 1911
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open