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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 165 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 06 Jul 1915

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/122/41-43
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Letter from Jim Barnes (10 Embankment Gardens, Chelsea [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which he apologises for not being able to have lunch with her, expresses his disappointment in the artistic work and sculptures of [Ivan] Mestrovic and recommends an exhibition by Marchand.

Dates: 06 Jul 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 02 Apr 1918

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/130/12
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Letter from Jacob Epstein to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which he expresses his frustration at being sent back to the war after his convalescence and asks her whether she or WSC could use their influence with [Lord] Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max Aitken, Minister of Information] to ensure that he could use his talents for propaganda purposes.

Dates: 02 Apr 1918
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Apr 1918

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/130/14
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Telegram from [Lord] Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max Aitken, Minister of Information] to Lady Randolph Churchill in which he says that he has failed to obtain the services of [Jacob] Epstein [in a position in which Epstein could use his talents for propaganda purposes] and says that he will discuss the matter with the War Office.

Dates: 05 Apr 1918
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Apr 1918

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/130/15
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Telegram from [Jacob] Epstein (Crownhill, Devon) to Lady Randolph Churchill in which he says that he is in despair and asks her to do her best [to secure him a position in which he could use his talents for propaganda purposes].

Dates: 05 Apr 1918
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 14 Apr 1918

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/130/16-17
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Letter from Jacob Epstein (42nd Royal Fusiliers. C Company Crownhill, Plymouth [Devon]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which he says that he is to remain in England; that he hopes that she will continue to try and use her influence to save him from "rotting away in the ranks" and secure him a position in which he could use his talents [he had suggested a role associated with propaganda]; and that he fears that opposition to this originates within his own regiment.

Dates: 14 Apr 1918
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/137/7
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Letter from John Sargent (33 Tite Street, Chelsea [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] in which he says that he would be willing to contribute a sketch to her "souvenir" and asks her whether she would like him to draw her. Signed manuscript. See also CHAR 28/137/9.

Dates: 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/137/9
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Letter from John Sargent (33 Tite Street, Chelsea [London]) to Lady Randolph [Churchill] discussing arrangements [to sketch her]. Signed manuscript. See also CHAR 28/137/7.

Dates: 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 Jul 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/54A/8-9
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Letter from WSC to 1st Lord Lee of Fareham [Deputy Chairman, Royal Fine Art Commission] thanking him for his help with the Commission, where 28th Lord Crawford [and 11th Lord Balcarres] will take over as Chairman.

Dates: 08 Jul 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 08 Jul 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/54A/10
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Letter from WSC to 28th Lord Crawford and 11th Lord Balcarres inviting him to be Chairman of the Royal Fine Art Commission.

Dates: 08 Jul 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Jul 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/54A/29-30
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Letter from WSC to 1st Lord Lee of Fareham [Deputy Chairman, Royal Fine Arts Commission] accepting the resignation of the Commission members.

Dates: 22 Jul 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Jul 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/54A/31
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Letter from WSC to 28th Lord Crawford and 11th Lord Balcarres on his appointment as Chairman of the Royal Fine Arts Commission.

Dates: 22 Jul 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Oct 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/54B/111
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Letter from WSC to Christopher Nevinson thanking him for the gift of his painting "Battlefields of Britain" which will hang in the Air Ministry.

Dates: 03 Oct 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 07 Oct 1942

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/54B/119
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Letter from WSC to Sir Edwin Lutyens [President of the Royal Academy] thanking him for the bust of WSC by Sir William Reid Dick presented in the name of the Royal Academy.

Dates: 07 Oct 1942
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Jun 1941

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/21C/305
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Letter from WSC to James de Rothschild offering him a position on the Board of Trustees of the Wallace Collection.

Dates: 23 Jun 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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Visits and meetings, 1987-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/48
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Includes: briefing for breakfast with Linbert Spencer, Chief Executive of Project Fullemploy and the PRISM group supporting social and economic development in the black community; briefing for and notes of a meeting with Arts for Labour on the new Arts and Media Ministry, including correspondence with Bill Owen, Chairman of Arts for Labour, on the Charter for the Arts (3).

Dates: 1987-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.