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Wireless telegraphy

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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Committee of Imperial Defence and Cabinet Prints: white papers, 1913 - 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FISR 8/57
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: supplies in time of war; Canadian defence; measures to prevent blocking of commercial harbours; economic aspects of the Channel Tunnel scheme; the establishment of radio telegraphic communication between inland stations.

Dates: 1913 - 1914
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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Committee of Imperial Defence and Cabinet Prints: white papers, 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FISR 8/59
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: the Royal Flying Corps; coastal defences; defence of the Humber; the establishment of radiotelegraphic communication between inland stations; overseas attack; the Channel Tunnel scheme; support of customs and excise in the Orkneys, Shetlands and Scilly Islands in time of war; insurance of British shipping in time of war.

Dates: 1914
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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Committee of Imperial Defence and Cabinet Prints: white papers, 1913 - 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FISR 8/60
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: defence of St Helena; military aspects of the Channel Tunnel scheme; co-ordination of departmental action on the outbreak of war; the establishment of radiotelegraphic communication between inland stations; submarine cable communications; telegraphic communications; wireless communication with France; direct wireless communication with Russia; censorship of wireless messages in time of war; ambush mining and blockade mining.

Dates: 1913 - 1914
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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Copy of "Wireless Occasions"

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SMVL 13/1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Papers comprising diaries, correspondence, official papers, lectures, articles, broadcasts and photographs
Also including papers of Commander John Somerville about his father, 1950-91

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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Orders issued during the Dardanelles campaign, 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SMVL 5/1
Scope and Contents

Mainly concerning wireless telegraphy.

Dates: 1915
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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Papers on naval subjects, 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FISR 5/23
Scope and Contents

Subjects include: shipbuilding figures; wireless policy; squadrons abroad for trade protection; totals of ships sunk by German submarines and losses among German and Turkish submarines; the speed and armaments of German submarines; the need to simplify correspondence between the Admiralty and the dockyards; possible zeppelin attacks on London; steady pressure strategy.

Dates: 1915
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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