Found in 604 Collections and/or Records:
Public and Political: General: Private and Personal: Correspondence A - D., 04 Jul 1945 - 31 Dec 1945
Public and Political: General: Private and Personal: Correspondence with Lord Beaverbrook., 04 Aug 1951 - 19 Feb 1960
Includes notes, papers and reports by the Silk Association of Great Britain and Ireland on the value of silk and silk products and the taxation imposed on imported goods demonstrating Great Britain's production and manufacture capacities and arguing that taxation of imports should be increased; letters from Ernest Haigh, Chairman of the Klinger Manufacturing Company Limited (3) requesting WSC's assistance in the House of Commons; press cuttings and copies of letters from WSC.
Undated manuscript speech notes by WSC Mainly on free trade, protection and the fiscal question.
Undated manuscript speech notes by WSC Subjects covered include free trade, taxation, general elections, colonial affairs, education, Ireland.
Manuscript notes for speech on tariffs Unpublished.Manuscript notes for speech on the Aliens Bill, Manchester, June 1905 Unpublished.
Manuscript notes and source material or speech on Army Reform Undated and unpublished.Manuscript notes for speech in the Budget Debate Undated and unpublished.Manuscript notes for speech on the Irish Question, 20 Feb Published Complete Speeches I, pp.421-428.Typescript of speech on Preferential Trading with the Colonies, 8 Mar 1905 Published Complete Speeches I, pp. 437-443, under the title "Imperial Preference".
Speeches: House of Commons and non-House of Commons: Printed collection with preface., 14 Apr 1902 - 08 Mar 1905
Speeches: House of Commons and others: speech notes and source material [all dates below are 1938]., 1938 - 1939
Speech notes and typescript for WSC's statement (17 December) on fiscal policy, including the Safeguarding of Industries Act, the most-favoured-nation principle, as in the Anglo-German Treaty, tax reform, Imperial Preference and taxation of staple foodstuffs. Published: Complete Speeches IV pp 3511 - 3517.
Speeches: House of Commons: Speech notes, source material and typescript., 11 May 1925 - 10 Dec 1925
Speeches: House of Commons: Speech notes, typescript and source material., 15 Apr 1931 - 18 Nov 1931
Press cutting reporting speech by Ernest Beckett MP [later Lord Grimthorpe] at Sleights, Whitby, Yorkshire on Army Reform [undated].Typescript copy of speech by WSC at Plymouth on home defence, 18 Aug Unpublished.Manuscript draft of speech by WSC in Dublin on Imperial Federation [undated] Unpublished.Press cuttings and source material for speech by WSC on Tariff Reform at the Colosseum, Oldham, 23 Oct Unpublished.
Source material for WSC's speaking tour of Lancashire, 2-12 Dec 1909 [WSC visited Manchester, Preston, Southport, Liverpool, Bolton, Burnley, Oldham and Crewe] Material includes statistics on the Cotton trade, notes on trade and labour conditions in Warrington and Burnley, notes on the state of employment in Lancashire, printed note on Unemployment Insurance, note on housing conditions in Manchester.