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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), [Mar 1910]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/90-91
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Progress report on the National Free Trade Lectures [by G Wallace Carter, secretary] to WSC. Typescript. Sent with CHAR 2/44/87. Another copy at CHAR 2/44/92.

Dates: [Mar 1910]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/95-96
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, London) to WSC (Home Office) reporting his activities in connection with the lecture and exhibition scheme. Signed typescript.

Dates: 01 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/97
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Letter from [WSC] to James Caird on the progress of the Free Trade lecture and exhibition programme being financed by Caird. Typescript copy.

Dates: 01 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/98
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Letter from [WSC] to G Wallace Carter commenting on the proof lecture and suggesting it be shown to Sir Francis Mowatt. Asks to see the draft of the newspaper interview explaining the lecture scheme. Typescript copy.

Dates: 01 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/99
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, [London]) to WSC (Home Office) suggesting a programme of seaside lectures. Signed typescript.

Dates: 11 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/100
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Letter from James Caird (Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) to WSC approving the idea of seaside Free Trade lectures. Annotated by WSC that he must ask Caird to dinner.

Dates: 15 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 25 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/101-103
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, London), to WSC on the schemes for seaside lectures and for the hiring of a Free Trade yacht to tour towns on the south coast of England and act as a campaigning platform. Includes list of seaside towns indicating those where permission to hold meetings has been granted by the local authorities. Signed and annotated typescript.

Dates: 25 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/104
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh (Home Office) reporting on how he his dealing with correspondence relating to the lectures. Signed typescript.

Dates: 26 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/105
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, London) to Edward Marsh (Home Office) on the proposed programme of seaside lectures and the hiring of a Free Trade yacht. Signed typescript. Annotated that WSC is doubtful whether it would be wise to abandon all inland lectures.

Dates: 27 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/106-107
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Letter from William A Hazard, merchant (29 Broadway, New York, [United States]) to James Caird (Dundee, [Angus], Scotland) on the tariff reform issue in the United States. Encloses related cuttings and correspondence [see CHAR 2/44/108-111] Signed typescript.

Dates: 28 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/108
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Cutting from the New York Times [United States], 13 May 1910: speech in favour of the Payne-Aldrich tariff by Sereno E Payne in the House of Representatives; proof sheets of articles supplied by the Tariff Reform Committee of the Reform Club of New York, 1910. Printed. Details of other pages supplied by the American Press Association on reverse of proof sheets. Sent with CHAR 2/44/106-107.

Dates: 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/109-110
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Letter from William A Hazard [merchant of New York [United States]] to Otto T Bannard [President of the New York Trust Company] passing on the request of James Caird for literature on the tariff issue in the United States. Hazard describes how protective duties have hindered his business as American representative of the biscuit manufacturers Huntley and Palmer. Signed typescript copy. Sent with CHAR 2/44/106-107.

Dates: 28 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 16 May 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/111
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Letter from Otto T Bannard, president of the New York Trust Company (26 Broad Street, [New York, United States]) to William A Hazard, [merchant] (29 Broadway, New York) enclosing monthly reports of the Bureau of Commerce and Labour [not present] in response to Hazard's request on behalf of James Caird for information on the tariff question in the United States. Signed typescript. Sent with CHAR 2/44/106-107.

Dates: 16 May 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 12 May 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/112
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Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, [London]) to WSC (c/o Lord Sheffield, Penrhos, Holyhead, [Anglesey, Wales]) enclosing a statement of the number of lectures arranged in April and May 1910 [see CHAR 2/44/113-116]. Notes the large number of postponements arising from the death of King Edward VII. Signed typescript.

Dates: 12 May 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), May 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/113-116
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Statement [by G Wallace Carter] of the National Free Trade Lectures arranged in April and May 1910. Typescript. Annotated by WSC that Carter should report to James Caird as well and should be asked if he wants any more money. Sent with CHAR 2/44/112.

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

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/117
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Letter from H W Rawlins, secretary of the Free Trade League (49 Deansgate, Manchester) to WSC enclosing a copy of the revised rules of the League [not present] and informing WSC that he has been elected as one of its vice-presidents. Signed typescript. Annotated by WSC: "I shd. be glad to know whether there is any truth in the rumours that Tariff Reform is making headway in Lancs. [Lancashire]" Also annotated that a reply was sent accepting the election, 1 Jun [1910].

Dates: 24 May 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jun 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/118
Scope and Contents Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, [London]) to WSC (Home Office) summarising the progress of the lecture programme and enclosing a statement of the lectures given in various constituencies [see CHAR 2/44/119-121]. Notes the large number of cancellations arising from the death of King Edward VII and asks for further funds. Signed typescript. Annotated by WSC with instructions to send Carter a cheque for £1000 and a letter about...
Dates: 04 Jun 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [Jun 1910]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/119-121
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Statement of the National Free Trade Lectures given in various constituencies, arranged by county. Typescript. Sent with CHAR 2/44/118.

Dates: [Jun 1910]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 24 Jun 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/124-127
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Letter from Frederick Guest (Yarrells House, Lytchett, Poole, [Dorset]) to WSC describing the difficulties being experienced by the Free Trade campaigners in the East Dorset by-election due to lack of resources and asking that some of the funds for the National Free Trade Lectures be diverted to them. Signed typescript.

Dates: 24 Jun 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Jul 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/128
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Letter from James Caird (Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) to WSC enclosing a cheque for £1000 [not present] and a letter from G Wallace Carter [see CHAR 2/44/129-130]. Discusses the financing of the lecture programme and suggests the establishment of a Free Trade shop in Bond Street, [London]).

Dates: 01 Jul 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 28 Jun 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/44/129-130
Scope and Contents Letter from G Wallace Carter (National Free Trade Lectures, 8 Victoria Street, Westminster, [London]) to James Caird (Roseangle, Dundee, [Angus, Scotland]) promising reports on the progress of the lecture programme and stating that the cost of a Free Trade shop in either Bond Street or Fleet Street [London] would be prohibitive. Lists the existing shops or depots for the sale of literature. Describes the financial difficulties of the Free Trade Union and the high expenditure of the...
Dates: 28 Jun 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Oct 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/2/23
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Letter from Harold Cox to WSC, congratulations on speech on free trade.

Dates: 26 Oct 1902
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Nov 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/2/24
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Letter from Lawrence Clarke Tipper to WSC, stating that Lord Randolph Churchill was a "Fair Trader" rather than a "Free Trader" at heart.

Dates: 03 Nov 1902
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 09 Nov 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/2/26-28
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Letter from 2nd Lord Dudley to WSC, advising him not to become too extreme a "Free Trader", advocating the limited use of protective tariffs.

Dates: 09 Nov 1902
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Nov 1902

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/2/29
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Letter from Ernest Fletcher to WSC on free trade and the question of protection for the Empire.

Dates: 13 Nov 1902
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open