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Monarchy

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 119 Collections and/or Records:

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Invitation to Coronation of King George V, 1911-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/2/14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Correspondence, articles, speech notes and papers on LSA's political work as a journalist and then as a member of Parliament, on subjects including colonial affairs, defence, tariff reform and Home Rule for Ireland.
Dates: 1911-05
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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Invitations and details of ceremony for Princess Margaret's inauguration of the Federal Parliament of the West Indies, 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/8
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: 1958-04
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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ITN Factual, Biography strip, "The House of Windsor, survival of a dynasty" viewing copy, reel 1-2, 1994

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 12/1/51
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Includes news footage of Winston Churchill during the war, documentaries about him, many featuring MS as an interviewee, footage of Churchill's funeral, interviews with MS about her own books, and various events in which she took part.
Dates: 1994
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: Access copies must be requested in advance.
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Journalism fulfilled, 1992-06 - 1992-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/4/1
Scope and Contents Correspondence with James Bishop, Editor-in-Chief, Illustrated London News Publications, on an article by JEP on the place of the monarchy in British life.

Also includes: text of the article.

Dates: 1992-06 - 1992-08
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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Jubilee Record, 1935-05 - 1936-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/72
Scope and Contents Printed edition by the Times of speeches by King George V and others, from 1910-35, published on the occasion of the Silver Jubilee, and special supplement of the Daily Telegraph reporting the King's broadcast on Jubilee Day.

Also includes: note on publishing the proclamation of the accession of King Edward VIII [later Edward, Duke of Windsor].

Dates: 1935-05 - 1936-02
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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Letters and memoranda, 1898-01 - 1919-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ESHR 4
Scope and Contents This series contains a vast array of correspondents from both the Royal Household and political and military notables of the period. Some of the key correspondents have been noted here, with additional information about the topics discussed, which are mainly related to the war effort and to politics. Many of the volumes have a brief contents page at the back. Most of the volumes contain copies of outgoing correspondence, although several have original incoming letters, inparticular from Maurice...
Dates: 1898-01 - 1919-12
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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Letters from Churchill to the Royal Family, 1952-09 - 1955-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 1/7
Scope and Contents Letters (drafts and typescript copies) from Churchill to Queen Elizabeth II and also Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, on subjects including: visits to Balmoral [Scotland]; the difficulties of Churchill's second premiership; horseracing; Churchill's relations with the Queen as Prime Minister, and his resignation.
Dates: 1952-09 - 1955-04
Conditions Governing Access: Closed for review.
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Letters from Lady Diana Cooper to Conrad Russell, 1937-01 - 1937-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 1/1/10
Scope and Contents Subjects include: a visit to Sestriere [Italy]; staying at Windsor Castle [Berkshire] with King George VI and Queen Elizabeth [includes transcript]; a cruise on the Admiralty yacht, Enchantress, to inspect the Fleet at Invergordon [Ross and Cromarty, Scotland]; a cruise in the eastern Mediterranean and Egypt.
Dates: 1937-01 - 1937-10
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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Letters from Lady Diana Cooper to Conrad Russell, 1938-01 - 1938-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DIAC 1/1/12
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to Paris [France]; a cruise in the Baltic [on the Admiralty yacht Enchantress]; Cooper’s resignation [as First Lord of the Admiralty, over the Munich Crisis]; staying in Paris with Laura Corrigan.
Dates: 1938-01 - 1938-10
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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Letters from Maurice Hankey to Adeline and Ursula Hankey, 1928-09-16 - 1928-12-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AHKY 1/1/39
Scope and Contents Includes an account of a Privy Council meeting during King George V's illness and a letter from Hilda Hankey on Maurice and Adeline's silver wedding.
Dates: 1928-09-16 - 1928-12-04
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. One item within the collection (AHKY 3/1/6) is currently closed for conservation reasons.
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Letters from the Queen to Churchill, 1952-08 - 1962-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW V 1/8
Scope and Contents Letters from Queen Elizabeth II on subjects including: Churchill's correspondence with Harry S Truman, President of the United States, on a joint message to Mohammed Mussadiq [Prime Minister of Iran, also known as Mohammed Mossadeq and Mosaddegh] over the oil dispute with Iran; the Queen's respect for "Bobbety" [5th Lord Salisbury, earlier Lord Cranborne]; her Christmas broadcast (1952); horseracing; the Bermuda Conference (1953); her tour of the Commonwealth (1953-54), particularly her...
Dates: 1952-08 - 1962-02
Conditions Governing Access: Closed for review.
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Letters to CG on royal visits, 1956-03 - 1960-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CGLA 1/2/10
Scope and Contents Letters of thanks and congratulation to CG on visits by Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, Mar 1956 and Apr 1959, and by Queen Elizabeth II, Apr 1957. Correspondents include: 1st Lord Montgomery of Alamein; Odette Pol Roger; Sir John McEwen; Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother (2); Martin Gilliat, Private Secretary to the Queen Mother; Jean Cocteau (2); Sir Charles Mendl; Sir [Arthur] Guy Salisbury-Jones, Master of the Diplomatic Corps; Princess Margaret.
Dates: 1956-03 - 1960-05
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Lord Milner papers: correspondence, 1919-01 - 1921-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/3/42
Scope and Contents Letters and minutes between LSA and Milner on subjects including: Milner's new position as Secretary of State for the Colonies and LSA's position as Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Colonies; the Raw Materials Board; policy on Cyprus; Portuguese East Africa [later Mozambique]; free trade within the League of Nations; Milner being pulled out from the Colonial Office and sent to the Versailles Peace Conference [France]; the reconstruction of East Africa; Syria; Imperial Preference; the...
Dates: 1919-01 - 1921-02
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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Miscellaneous speeches and articles, 1936-04 - 1939-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/24
Scope and Contents Texts of speeches and articles by LSA on subjects including: patriotism; health education; freedom; the future of Canada and the world; limitations of the League of Nations; Empire co-operation in social hygiene; the coronation and role of King George VI; the value of education; the city of Birmingham [Warwickshire]; the development of East Africa. Also includes: report of the Army League Committee on a policy for the army; statement on new Conservatism by the Oxford University...
Dates: 1936-04 - 1939-07
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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MS diary, 1936-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 15/1/21
Scope and Contents Account of the relationship between King Edward VIII [later the Duke of Windsor] and Wallis Simpson [later Wallis, Duchess of Windsor].
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Dates: 1936-01
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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MS diary, 1938-01 - 1938-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DUFC 15/1/22
Scope and Contents Subjects include the relationship between King Edward VIII [later the Duke of Windsor] and Wallis Simpson [later Wallis, Duchess of Windsor].
Dates: 1938-01 - 1938-03
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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"My Political Life": Volume III, "The Unforgiving Years", original typescript chapters 1-11, 1953-08 - 1954-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 8/86
Scope and Contents Annotated typescript, covering: economic and Empire policy, 1929-31; the collapse of the Conservative Government and formation of the Coalition Government; Imperial Preference; the India Act; LSA's travels in Europe, meeting with Hitler and LSA's non-political work; pacifism, the Italian invasion of Abyssinia [later Ethiopia] and the drift to war; the abdication crisis; appeasement.
Dates: 1953-08 - 1954-12
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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New Zealand, 1924-12 - 1929-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/4/6
Scope and Contents Correspondence with Sir Charles Fergusson, Governor General and with William Massey (Prime Minister, 1912-24) and Joseph Coates (Prime Minister, 1925-28) on subjects including: Coates's defeat in the 1928 Election; Fergusson's expenses; LSA's visit during his Empire Tour; the visit of the Duke and Duchess of York [later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth]; the New Hebrides [later Vanuatu] Commission; communications between the Dominions Office and Governors General and between the British and...
Dates: 1924-12 - 1929-06
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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Notes and correspondence on the staff appointment of the Duke of Windsor [earlier King Edward VIII] as a Major-General serving in France, 1939-09-14 - 1939-10-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HOBE 5/71
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection, though small, is interesting as no other papers appear to have been left by Hore-Belisha. It comprises letters, diaries, some photographs and documents (mainly copies) covering most of Hore-Belisha's career but concentrating on his most important position as War Minister from 1937-1939 and particularly the events surrounding his dismissal by Neville Chamberlain.
Dates: 1939-09-14 - 1939-10-03
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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Notes and draft programmes for the Princess Royal's tour, 1960-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/14
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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Orders of Service etc for official mourning, lying-in-state and funeral of King George V, 1936-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HOBE 10/1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection, though small, is interesting as no other papers appear to have been left by Hore-Belisha. It comprises letters, diaries, some photographs and documents (mainly copies) covering most of Hore-Belisha's career but concentrating on his most important position as War Minister from 1937-1939 and particularly the events surrounding his dismissal by Neville Chamberlain.
Dates: 1936-01
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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Papers about federal reception during Princess Margaret's visit, 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/7
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: 1958-04
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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Papers about lunch and dinner parties at Governor-General's house for Princess Margaret, 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/6
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: 1958-04
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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Papers of Admiral Sir Algernon U. Willis

Reference Code: GBR/0014/WLLS
Scope and Contents Includes material relating to Willis' naval career, including material relating to World War Two
Dates: 1905 - 1976
Conditions Governing Access: 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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Papers of Governor-General's Central Committee for Princess Margaret's visit, 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/3
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: 1958-04
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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The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.