Spanish Civil War (1936-1939)
Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:
Including the Spanish Civil War.
Includes various constituents supporting WSC's stance on foreign affairs, regretting the resignation of Anthony Eden [later Lord Avon] as Foreign Secretary, and supporting the Spanish Government and the League of Nations.Also includes: correspondence from Sir James Hawkey, Vice-Chairman of Epping Division Conservative Association (2) and material on the Cadman Committee on Civil Aviation.
Correspondents include: Local branches of the League of Nations Union (12); Sir John Maitland; Philip Maskens (4); Daisy Simmons (5); Sir Kingsley Wood [Secretary of State for Air].Subjects include: insufficiency of the army training period; local ARP; the Cancer Bill; anti-Semitism among British Union of Fascists; the Shops Bill; coal control; doctors and ARP; references to WSC in the American press.Also includes: petitions in support of Republican Spain.
Cuttings on the departure from Spain of Italian and German troops who fought in the Civil War, also including extracts from speeches in Parliament.
Copies of "The Conquest of Red Spain" by Major-General John Fuller, "'Democracy' in Spain" by Reginald Dingle and "Spain, impressions and reflections" by Douglas Jerrold. Also includes a news digest for March 1957 issued by the West German embassy.
Public and Political: General: correspondence, mostly on the Munich Crisis, from the general public in Britain and abroad, mostly supporting WSC's stance., Oct 1938 - Jan 1939
Public and Political: General: correspondence to WSC as Chancellor of Bristol University., Feb 1939 - Jun 1939
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