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Monarchy

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 119 Collections and/or Records:

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Papers on general policy for Princess Margaret's visit (part II) with follow-up letters after the tour, 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/9
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 on general policy for visit of HRH the Princess Margaret (part I), 1958-04

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/2
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: royal occasions, 1885-07 - 1911-06

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ESHR 18
Scope and Contents Orders of services for royal marriages and ceremonies.
Dates: 1885-07 - 1911-06
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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Paris cuttings, 1972-02 - 1972-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOAM 7/3
Scope and Contents Cuttings on the Royal visit to France by Queen Elizabeth II.
Dates: 1972-02 - 1972-05
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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Personal correspondence with HRH Princess Margaret, 1958 - 1961

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 4/26
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 - 1961
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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Photographs of a visit by Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother to Paris [France], 1956-08 - 1959-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GLAD 5/36
Scope and Contents From the Series: Mainly photographs of various official events and visits undertaken by GJ as British Ambassador to France, and also some earlier photographs from GJ's service in Iran in the 1920s.
Dates: 1956-08 - 1959-08
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.
 Sub-Series

Press cuttings relating to Sandys' visits to Ghana to check on the safety of the Queen ahead of her forthcoming visit, 1961-10 - 1961-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DSND 8/28
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The material covers much of Lord Duncan-Sandys public life. Papers, reports and correspondence document the ministries in which he served and there are also constituency correspondence, speeches, publications, press cuttings and photographs. A number of papers exist relating to his involvement in the campaign to restore Capital Punishment, the European Movement and the Civic Trust.
Dates: 1961-10 - 1961-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open to researchers. Information about closures can be obtained from Churchill Archives Centre.
 Fonds

Press Photographs

Reference Code: GBR/0014/COWL
Scope and Contents The collection comprises press photographs of the Royal Family; the Churchill family; World War II including the liberation of the concentration camp at Belsen. Many of the photographs have caption information on the back plus press agency stamps.
Dates: 1940 - 1954
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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Prime Minister’s Questions, 1990-01 - 1990

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/164
Scope and Contents Footage of various sessions of Prime Minister’s Questions, with subjects including strikes by ambulance drivers, inflation, pay levels and incomes policy, the Poll Tax, the effect of high interest rates, football ID cards and the privatisation of PowerGen. Also includes a statement by Margaret Thatcher on the increase in the Civil List.
Dates: 1990-01 - 1990
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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Programme for Jubilee Procession, 1935-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/73
Scope and Contents Julian Amery's copy of the official programme of the procession for the Silver Jubilee of King George V.
Dates: 1935-05
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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Programme for the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, 1937-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 1/5/76
Scope and Contents Official souvenir programme, with LSA's invitation to the ceremony, press cuttings and other papers.
Dates: 1937-05
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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Programme for visit of HRH the Princess Alice, 1961-01 - 1961-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/25
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: 1961-01 - 1961-02
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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Programmes and guest lists with biographical notes for visit to West Indies by HRH the Princess Royal, 1960-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HAIS 7/13
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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Queen and Commonwealth, 1986-06 - 1988-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/38
Scope and Contents Correspondence with the general public on the Queen's role in the Commonwealth, particularly referring to an article and television interview by JEP. Correspondents include: Ivor Stanbrook; David Tudor-Pole (7); Timothy Eggar, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, on allegiance owed to the Queen by Commonwealth citizens; Robert Fellowes [Deputy Private Secretary to the Queen]; Lord Simon of Glaisdale, congratulating JEP on his article about the Queen and the...
Dates: 1986-06 - 1988-12
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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Queen's Titles, 1953-03 - 1961-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/1/9
Scope and Contents Correspondence, mainly with the general public, on JEP's speech during the debate on the Royal Titles Bill (3 March 1953), with correspondents including: Peter Marriott (6); Muriel Burton-Watkins (4); Sir David Maxwell-Fyfe [later 1st Lord Kilmuir], Home Secretary; [John] Harley Williams, Secretary-General of the National Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis (2); Iain Macleod; [Syed] Waris Ameer Ali; John Connell [Leader-writer, The Evening News]; Sir Percy McElwaine. Also...
Dates: 1953-03 - 1961-10
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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Recording of Laurence Olivier on the death of King George VI, 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 12/2/5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Includes later copies of speeches and writings by Sir Winston Churchill, as well as radio interviews and recordings of speeches by MS herself.
Dates: 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: Access copies must be requested in advance.
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Royal Correspondence, 1969 - 1975

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SLKN 11/1
Scope and Contents Correspondence with HM Queen Elizabeth II and the Court.
Dates: 1969 - 1975
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. Closures of individual files are noted in the paper catalogue, please ask staff for further details.
 Sub-Fonds

Royal Correspondence, 1922 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0014/LASL 2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The papers held at Churchill Archives Centre include Lascelles' diaries; Royal correspondence; correspondence and papers concerning Edward, Prince of Wales [later Edward VIII]; correspondence with colleagues and family concerning members of the Royal family or Royal duties; correspondence during and concerning the First World War; correspondence from India while serving as Aide-de-Camp to George Lloyd; family correspondence; personal correspondence with friends and colleagues; miscellaneous...
Dates: 1922 - 1980
Conditions Governing Access: LASL 2/1 open; majority of LASL 2/2-3 closed
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"Royal visit, Paris", 1972-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MCHL 12/1/28
Scope and Contents Footage of Queen Elizabeth II’s State visit to Paris, France.
Dates: 1972-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: Access copies must be requested in advance.
 Sub-Series

Royal visits to Paris, 1955 - 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GLAD 1/6
Scope and Contents Arrangements for visits to Paris [France] by members of the Royal Family while GJ was British Ambassador to France.
Dates: 1955 - 1960
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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Silver Jubilee of King George V, 1935

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HSBR 5/1
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: 1935
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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South Africa, 1924-11 - 1926-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/4/7
Scope and Contents Correspondence with 1st Lord Athlone, Governor General and with General James Hertzog, Prime Minister, on subjects including: the Imperial Conference, 1926, particularly changes to the status of Governors General with the creation of High Commissioners and the impression made by Hertzog; the South African flag; transferring Swaziland to South Africa; communications between the British and Dominion Governments; 1st Lord Byng, Governor General of Canada and his refusal to dissolve the Canadian...
Dates: 1924-11 - 1926-12
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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Speeches, 1974-03 - 1974-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/10
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: the balance of payments and international exchange rates; Northern Ireland, particularly the Constitutional Convention, representation of Ulster in the British Parliament, the General Election in Northern Ireland, including JEP's election speech, agriculture and the 1973 constitution; relations between the Church and the monarchy; political responsibility, relating to the Conservative Party's abandonment of its principles; housing;...
Dates: 1974-03 - 1974-12
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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Speeches, 1977-01 - 1978-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/12
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: the Common Market, including the European Monetary System, the views of David Owen, Foreign Secretary, on the Common Agricultural Policy, a directly elected European Parliament, fisheries policy and human rights policy; the Gospels; the Orange Order; the marriage of the heir to the throne to a Catholic; North Sea gas and oil; the representation of Northern Ireland in government, its constitution, the use of the Irish currency, transport...
Dates: 1977-01 - 1978-12
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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Speeches, 1983-01 - 1984-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/16
Scope and Contents Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: the uses of education; ending direct rule in Ulster, the Anglo-Irish Council, the past attitudes of the British Government to Ulster, interventions by the United States and representation for Ulster in Parliament; the results of past immigration policy; NATO defence policy; international exchange rates, the floating pound, the international monetary system and international monetary fund; British membership of the European Economic...
Dates: 1983-01 - 1984-12
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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The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.