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Colonialism

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 1150 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 09 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/121
Scope and Contents Letter from M R Malleson, Private Secretary (Colonial Office) to [Leslie] Rowan [Prime Minister's Private Secretary] enclosing a copy of a telegram from [Sir Guy Pilling] the British Resident, Zanzibar [later part of Tanzania]. [signed].
Dates: 09 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/122
Scope and Contents Telegram from Sir [Guy] Pilling [the British Resident], Zanzibar [later part of Tanzania] to Secretary of State for the Colonies [Colonel Oliver Stanley] requesting he convey to WSC the "deep thankfulness" of the government and "all the inhabitants of Zanzibar" for his war leadership.
Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 16 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/124-125
Scope and Contents Draft message from WSC to Governor-General of the Sudan [Major-General Sir Hubert Huddleston], Khartoum, thanking him for his message and commenting on the Sudan's contribution to victory [over Germany]. [Carbon; annotated by John Peck].
Dates: 16 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [May] [1945]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/126
Scope and Contents Draft telegram from WSC to Governor-General of the Sudan [Major-General Sir Hubert Huddleston], Khartoum, thanking him for his message and commenting on the Sudan's contribution to victory [over Germany].
Dates: [May] [1945]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/127-128
Scope and Contents Telegram from Governor-General of the Sudan [Major-General Sir Hubert Huddleston], Khartoum, to WSC congratulating him on his war leadership.
Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Jul 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/129
Scope and Contents Letter from [Colin] Thornley, [Principal] Private Secretary [to Secretary of State for the Colonies], (Colonial Office) to [Leslie] Rowan [Prime Minister's Private Secretary] enclosing a copy of a message from the Roseau Town Council of Dominica. [signed; annotated by Rowan].
Dates: 11 Jul 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), [1945]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/130
Scope and Contents Message received through the Governor of the Windward Islands [Sir Arthur Grimble] from the Roseau Town Council of Dominica congratulating WSC for his war leadership. [Copy].
Dates: [1945]
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 17 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/132
Scope and Contents Letter from [Colin] Thornley, [Principal] Private Secretary [to Secretary of State for the Colonies], (Colonial Office) to [John] Martin [Prime Minister's Principal Private Secretary] enclosing a copy of a telegram from the Officer Administrating the Government of Bermuda containing a message from the Bermuda House of Assembly. [signed].
Dates: 17 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 15 May 1945 - 16 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/133
Scope and Contents Telegram from the Officer Administrating the Government of Bermuda to Secretary of State for the Colonies [Colonel Oliver Stanley] containing a message from the Bermuda House of Assembly congratulating WSC on his war leadership. [Despatched on 15 May; received on 16 May].
Dates: 15 May 1945 - 16 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 07 Jun 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/134
Scope and Contents Letter from [Colin] Thornley, [Principal] Private Secretary [to Secretary of State for the Colonies], (Colonial Office) to [John] Martin [Prime Minister's Principal Private Secretary] enclosing a copy of a telegram received from the Governor of Cyprus [Sir Douglas Harris]. [signed].
Dates: 07 Jun 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 09 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/226/135
Scope and Contents Telegram from Sinanian, Honorary Secretary of the Armenian Young Men's Association, to the Governor [of Cyprus, Sir Douglas Harris] (Nicosia) requesting he convey its congratulations to WSC on victory against Germany. [Carbon copy].
Dates: 09 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Jun 1945 - 05 Jun 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/229C/309
Scope and Contents Telegram from [Terence] Shone [British Minister to Syria and Lebanon] (Damascus [Syria]) to the Foreign Office passing on a message from the wife of the ex-President of the Syrian Republic and the President of the Red Crescent, Zubra Abed, to WSC thanking him for "having saved [the] serious situation in Syria". [despatched on 4 June; received on 5 June].
Dates: 04 Jun 1945 - 05 Jun 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 12 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/229C/315
Scope and Contents Telegram Sir [John] Hathorn Hall, [the Governor] of Uganda, to Secretary of State for the Colonies [Colonel Oliver Stanley] passing on a message from the Uganda Chamber of Commerce to WSC expressing pride at his war leadership.
Dates: 12 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Dec 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/200/26
Scope and Contents Extract from an article by Alistair Forbes in the Daily Mail commenting on the recall of Major General Sir Edward Spears from Beirut [Lebanon] [where he had been First Minister to the Republics of Syria and the Lebanon] and stating that this "removes the most obstinate fly, or should one say wasp, from the Anglo-French ointment". [Typescript].
Dates: 05 Dec 1944
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 17 Dec 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/200/27
Scope and Contents Extract from an article in the Sunday Pictorial commenting on the resignation of General "Sir Arthur" Spears [Major General Sir Edward Spears] from his job as "British Minister to Syria and Lebanon" [First Minister to the Republics of Syria and the Lebanon], and stating that, "In fact he is coming home because de Gaulle [General Charles de Gaulle, President of the Provisional Government of the French Republic] has had enough of him". [Typescript].
Dates: 17 Dec 1944
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 28 Jan 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/200/30
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC to "Louis" [Major General Sir Edward Spears, Conservative MP for Carlisle, Cumberland] stating that it is not possible for him to "go into all these tangled matters in correspondence" but that he gathers Spears is "inclined to take a somewhat critical line against Government policy in Syria and the Lebanon" and that this does not seem correct while Spears is still in receipt of pay for deferred leave. "It is natural that if you attack the Government some of your Conservative...
Dates: 28 Jan 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 28 Jan 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/200/32
Scope and Contents Minute from WSC to Chairman of the Conservative Party [Ralph Assheton, later 1st Lord Clitheroe] marked "indexed" stating that he should see the letter from "Sir Louis Spears" [Major General Sir Edward Spears, Conservative MP for Carlisle, Cumberland] and WSC's reply [see CHAR 20/200/29-30]. "We do not want to lose the Seat. The matter is entirely confidential" [Carbon] With note in the hand of Leslie Rowan [Prime Minister's Private Secretary] explaining that Spears letter was about "statements...
Dates: 28 Jan 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 29 Jan 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/200/33
Scope and Contents Letter from Major General Sir Edward Spears [Conservative MP for Carlisle, Cumberland] to WSC marked "personal" expressing his astonishment that the fact he was offered pay for deferred leave by the Foreign Office should be held to hamper his political activities, citing correspondence with the Chief Clerk, and stating that he no longer intends to take the money to ensure that his hands are completely free. Spears adds that he has been careful not to make use of information which was not...
Dates: 29 Jan 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 18 Mar 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/202/23
Scope and Contents Minute from WSC to the Duke of Windsor [earlier Edward VIII, Governor and Commander in Chief Bahamas] marked "Private and Top Secret" thanking him for his service as Governor over the previous five years. Initialled.
Dates: 18 Mar 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 22 Mar 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/202/30
Scope and Contents Telegram from the Duke of Windsor [earlier Edward VIII, Governor and Commander in Chief Bahamas] to WSC marked "Private and Personal" stating that he is happy to know that HM Government and the Colonial Office are satisfied with his time as Governor; and that his services will be available if he is called on again. Annotated.
Dates: 22 Mar 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 23 Mar 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/202/36
Scope and Contents Telegram from the Duke of Windsor [earlier Edward VIII, Governor and Commander in Chief Bahamas] to WSC marked "Private and Personal" stating that he is happy to know that HM Government and the Colonial Office are satisfied with his time as Governor; and that his services will be available if he is called on again. Copy.
Dates: 23 Mar 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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Visit to South Africa, 1968-11 - 1969-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 1/7/32
Scope and Contents Papers from JA's visit to South Africa, Jan-Feb 1969, including correspondence on arrangements, particularly relating to meetings of the Vaal Reefs Exploration and Mining Company Limited (of which JA was a director), with minutes of company meetings. Also includes: text of a speech by JA to a Conservative May Day rally on the threat to Britain's overseas trade from the Government's colonial policy; draft of an article on China, American power in the Far East and the British withdrawal...
Dates: 1968-11 - 1969-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
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War Office memoranda, 1917-01 - 1917-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/49
Scope and Contents Papers including: report of the Committee of Imperial Defence sub-committee on territorial changes (in Equatorial Africa); memorandum by LSA on Allied unity of control; notes by 1st Lord Curzon and [Joseph] Austen Chamberlain, Secretary of State for India, on railways in Persia [later Iran]; telegrams and letter from General Sir [Francis] Reginald Wingate [High Commissioner, Egypt] on Allied territorial claims in North Africa and Abyssinia [later Ethiopia] (8); paper by Lieutenant-Colonel...
Dates: 1917-01 - 1917-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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War Office memoranda, 1917-06 - 1917-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/50
Scope and Contents Papers including: telegram from General Sir [Francis] Reginald Wingate [High Commissioner, Egypt] on Allied territorial claims in North Africa; note from General Sir William Robertson, Chief of Imperial General Staff, to 1st Lord Hardinge of Penshurst [Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs] on Italy's contribution to the war; memorandum by Lord Robert Cecil [Minister of Blockade, later 1st Lord Cecil of Chelwood] on Italian claims in Asia Minor [Turkey]; summary of a memorandum...
Dates: 1917-06 - 1917-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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War Office memoranda, 1918-01 - 1918-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/51
Scope and Contents Notes and memoranda by LSA on subjects including: prospects for 1918; summarising arms supplies and battalion strengths; advances in Palestine and Syria; the future status of Egypt; the political aspects of campaigns in 1919; unity of operations in the East; the future of the Supreme War Council; Allied policy in Russia; the Irish Convention, Irish federalism, Irish passive resistance and the exclusion of Ulster from a Home Rule Bill; future military policy; the German spring offensive on the...
Dates: 1918-01 - 1918-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

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