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Monarchy

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 110 Collections and/or Records:

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"A Daughter's Tale": MS post-1987, 1988-02 - 1998-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/7/78
Scope and Contents Includes: letter from MS to Catherine Soames on the end of her marriage to [Arthur] Nicholas Soames; correspondence on Rupert Soames's engagement and Charlotte Hambro [earlier Charlotte Soames]'s wedding to 3rd Lord Peel, with correspondents including Diana, Princess of Wales and Nicholas Soames; press cuttings on MS and "Winston Churchill: his life as a painter"; letters between MS and Sir Robert Fellowes [Private Secretary to the Queen and Keeper of the Queen’s Archives] on Churchill's horse...
Dates: 1988-02 - 1998-11
Conditions Governing Access: Some folios closed as they contain sensitive information on living individuals; letter from Prince Charles closed.
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"A Daughter's Tale": Royal Wedding, 1981, 1981-03 - 1981-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/7/76
Scope and Contents Letters between MS and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, on his engagement to Lady Diana Spencer [later Diana, Princess of Wales] and the marriage of MS's parents, and copies of the order of service and ceremonial for the wedding. Also includes an invitation to [Arthur] Nicholas Soames's wedding.
Dates: 1981-03 - 1981-07
Conditions Governing Access: Letter from Prince Charles closed.
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Abdication Crisis, 1936 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 6/4
Scope and Contents Includes copies of the Bill of Abdication, press cuttings, an issue of Cavalcade magazine on the crisis, printed Dominion debates and a memorandum by ELS on King Edward VIII [later Edward, Duke of Windsor] and Wallis Simpson [later Wallis, Duchess of Windsor].
Dates: 1936 - 1937
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Articles, 1991 - 2001

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 2/1/7
Scope and Contents Comprising: "SSRC Grants - the First Three Years", undated [1990]; "Slaves of Time", 1991; article on death for the "Encyclopedia of Time", 1992; "Open University Open About Death", 1993; introduction to "Innovations in Information", 1993; comment on the Commission on Social Justice, 1994; "Moral Intelligence", 1994; "The Significance of U3A", 1994; with Chelly Halsey, "Family and Community Socialism", 1995; " Why Where?", 1995; "Threatened Americanisation of Privatised Crematoria", 1995;...
Dates: 1991 - 2001
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Australia, 1927-01 - 1929-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/4/3
Scope and Contents Correspondence, mainly with 1st Lord Stonehaven, Governor General [earlier John Baird] and also with Stanley Bruce, Prime Minister, on subjects including: Australian Elections; the British General Election in 1929 and LSA's blame of Winston Churchill [Chancellor of the Exchequer] for the Conservative Party's defeat; the work of [William] Bankes Amery [Representative of the British Government in Australia under the Empire Settlement Act]; the state of the Australian Parliament; the British...
Dates: 1927-01 - 1929-10
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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Biographical notes on the Princess Royal and final detailed programme for her visit to British Guiana, 1960-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/15
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The bulk of the collection consists of the papers of Lord Hailes as Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of the Federation of the West Indies, 1958-1962, showing, in fascinating detail, the working out of this experiment in federation. There are numerous papers relating to Lord Hailes's long tenure of office as Assistant, Deputy Chief, and finally Chief, Whip and these include many letters from his fellow Conservatives showing the high esteem in which they held him.Amongst the...
Dates: 1960-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures of files are indicated in the catalogue. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Broadcast to the Nation on the Death of King George VI by WSC, 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 12/22
Scope and Contents 12" gramophone records.
Dates: 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The majority of items in WCHL 12 are closed on physical grounds, but some individual records do have access copies on cd: see catalogue for details.
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Broadcasts, 1974-01 - 1991-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/29
Scope and Contents Annotated transcripts of television and radio interviews and broadcasts by JEP on subjects including: Charles Bradlaugh; the aims of the Ulster Unionists; collective Cabinet responsibility for policy; control of Britain's money supply and national and Parliamentary sovereignty; the trial of Socrates; the powers of the monarchy; Thomas Hobbes; the role of the House of Lords; JEP's career; Shakespeare's sonnets; Sir Martin Gilbert's biography of Sir Winston Churchill; the causes of the Falklands...
Dates: 1974-01 - 1991-06
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some individual files have been closed under the 30-year rule, or where they contain sensitive information on living people. Please see individual files for details.
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Civil List, 1990-06 - 1990-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 13/21
Scope and Contents Correspondence and papers on the future of the Civil List (money provided by Parliament to meet the official expenses of the Royal Household), including: letter from Andrew Turnbull, Principal Private Secretary to the Prime Minister, with a draft statement from Margaret Thatcher on the future of the List; correspondence between NK and Thatcher; briefing for and rough notes of a meeting with 13th Lord Airlie, Lord Chamberlain and Sir William Heseltine, Private Secretary to the Queen; draft...
Dates: 1990-06 - 1990-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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"Clementine Churchill": copies of correspondence with the Royal Family, 1943, 1968-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/105
Scope and Contents Includes: letters between CSC and Queen Elizabeth on her and King George VI's gratitude to Winston Churchill, meeting for lunch and the Queen asking to be kept fully informed; letters between Sir Alan Lascelles [Private Secretary to the King] and [Thomas] Leslie Rowan [Private Secretary to Churchill] the King and Queen's good wishes while Churchill was suffering from pneumonia; a letter from Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, on Churchill's health.
Dates: 1968-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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"Clementine Churchill": copies of correspondence with the Royal Family, 1944, 1968-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/113
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Sir Alan Lascelles [Private Secretary to King George VI] on Winston Churchill's chapter on Richard III in his "History of the English Speaking Peoples"; Queen Elizabeth, thanking CSC for her sympathy [on the death of her father, 14th Lord Strathmore and Kinghorne], and also on the christening of the Duke of Gloucester's son (2); Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, on his son's christening; Princess Mary, Princess Royal, on her son, Lord Lascelles [later 7th Lord Harewood]...
Dates: 1968-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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"Clementine Churchill": copies of correspondence with the Royal family, 1954, 1968-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/164
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Princess Margaret, thanking CSC for a dinner party; King Haakon of Norway on subjects including the death of his niece and daughter-in-law Crown Princess Martha; Lady [Mary] Rachel Davidson, Lady-in-Waiting to Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent; Princess Ingeborg of Sweden on the death of her daughter Crown Princess Martha of Norway;
Dates: 1968-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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"Clementine Churchill": Prime Minister's broadcast on death of King George VI, 1952, 1952-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 5/1/157
Scope and Contents Press cuttings on Winston Churchill's broadcast.
Dates: 1952-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Coronation of King George V and Queen Mary and investiture of the Prince of Wales, 1910-07 - 1911-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCKN 3/36
Scope and Contents Coronation invitation and certificate of appointment for McKenna as a member of the Coronation Committee, and order of ceremony for the investiture of Edward, Prince of Wales [later King Edward VIII and Edward, Duke of Windsor].
Dates: 1910-07 - 1911-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Coronation of King George VI, 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HSBR 5/2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Unfortunately few political papers or correspondence exist, and the most valuable section is Horsbrugh's own collection of presscuttings, HSBR 2.
Dates: 1937
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, 1953

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HSBR 5/8
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Unfortunately few political papers or correspondence exist, and the most valuable section is Horsbrugh's own collection of presscuttings, HSBR 2.
Dates: 1953
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Coronation year souvenir broadsheet ballads, 1953-06 - 1953-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHWL/PE 21 (box 38)
Scope and Contents "Seven Queens", written by Godfrey Turton and printed by George Buday, with a note to WSC from Turton and Buday.
Dates: 1953-06 - 1953-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Correspondence, 1978-01 - 1978-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 9/16
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, on her memories of her visit to France in 1938 with King George VI; Sir Robert Armstrong, thanking CS for congratulations on his KCB; 2nd Lord Elton on a comic verse about CS. Also includes: the text of a poem by Sir John Betjeman and Mary, Lady Wilson, on CS's life peerage; press cuttings on his becoming a director of National Westminster Bank Limited; text of CS's speech at the Financial Times conference in Madrid [Spain], Feb...
Dates: 1978-01 - 1978-10
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Correspondence., 1921 - 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/LASL 3
Scope and Contents Written during Lascelles' employment as Edward, Prince of Wales' (the future King Edward VIII, later Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor) private secretary.
Correspondence and notes about the Abdication Crisis (LASL 3/8-3/9) are closed.
Dates: 1921 - 1978
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Permission to consult CLOSED material within the Lascelles papers (LASL 1/2/1-6; and sections of LASL 2-4) and the catalogue describing the closed material must be obtained from the Royal Archives. The remainder of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Correspondence A - Z, 1919-01 - 1920-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/1/2
Scope and Contents Correspondents (mainly congratulating LSA on his appointment as Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Colonies) include: Sir William Allardyce, Governor of the Bahamas (2); Brigadier-General Sir Hugh Baikie; Henry Birchenough; General Sir William Birdwood; Reginald Brock; John Buchan [later 1st Lord Tweedsmuir]; Lionel Curtis on the British colonial section in the peace negotiations; Lord Curzon; Thomas Comyn-Platt, offering to work as LSA's Private Secretary (2); Alison Cuninghame; Violet...
Dates: 1919-01 - 1920-01
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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Correspondence A - Z, 1920-01 - 1920-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/1/3
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Sir Henry Birchenough; Sir Herbert Creedy [Secretary of the War Office]; J L Garvin; Margaret Lloyd George; Frederick Kellaway, Secretary, Department of Overseas Trade, on a threatened miners' strike; David Lloyd George, Prime Minister, asking LSA to act as a Civil Commissioner during a strike; Andrew Bonar Law [Lord Privy Seal] on LSA acting as a Civil Commissioner; Oliver Locker-Lampson, on LSA eventually succeeding 1st Lord Milner as Secretary of State for the...
Dates: 1920-01 - 1920-12
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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Correspondence A - Z, 1925-01 - 1925-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/1/10
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Sir Edward Grigg [later 1st Lord Altrincham], on taking up his position as Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Kenya, a vote on his salary and his work as Secretary to the Rhodes Trustees (2); Sir Kenneth Anderson; Sir Abe Bailey, supporting LSA's position on Iraq; Stanley Baldwin, Prime Minister; Sir Otto Beit on appointing Grigg's successor as Secretary to the Rhodes Trustees (2); Gertrude Bell [Oriental Secretary to the High Commissioner for Iraq, Sir Henry Dobbs] on...
Dates: 1925-01 - 1925-12
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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Correspondence A - Z, 1936-01 - 1936-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/1/26
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Harold Armstrong on the history of the South African War, particularly ill-treatment of pro-British Boers (2); Mary Arnold-Forster; Cyril Bailey [President of the Classical Association]; Stanley Baldwin, Prime Minister, on subjects including thanking LSA for his sympathy during the Abdication Crisis (4); Jacques Bardoux on subjects including the Franco-Soviet Pact and the crisis in Europe over Italy's invasion of Abyssinia [later Ethiopia] (4); 2nd Lord Beatty [earlier...
Dates: 1936-01 - 1936-12
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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Correspondence about visits to institutions etc. by the Princess Royal on her tour, 1960-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/20
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The bulk of the collection consists of the papers of Lord Hailes as Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of the Federation of the West Indies, 1958-1962, showing, in fascinating detail, the working out of this experiment in federation. There are numerous papers relating to Lord Hailes's long tenure of office as Assistant, Deputy Chief, and finally Chief, Whip and these include many letters from his fellow Conservatives showing the high esteem in which they held him.Amongst the...
Dates: 1960-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures of files are indicated in the catalogue. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Correspondence between the Royal Family and Churchill, 1948-08 - 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 1/6
Scope and Contents Correspondents include: Sir Owen Morshead, Librarian, Windsor Castle, on Queen Mary's set of Churchill's History of the Second World War; Princess Margaret on photographs which she had taken of Churchill at Balmoral [Scotland]; Henry, Duke of Gloucester on subjects including the death of Queen Mary (2); Sir Godfrey Thomas, Private Secretary to the Duke of Gloucester; Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, on subjects including Churchill's History of the Second World War and History of the...
Dates: 1948-08 - 1958-04
Conditions Governing Access: Closed for review.
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The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.