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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 659 Collections and/or Records:


(Untitled), c 1895

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/12/2
Scope and Contents Photograph of interior of [? Bladon Church, Woodstock, Oxfordshire].
Dates: c 1895
Conditions Governing Access: Open

(Untitled), 28 Jan 1895

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/12/3
Scope and Contents Hymn card for Lord Randolph Churchill's burial service, Bladon, Oxfordshire.
Dates: 28 Jan 1895
Conditions Governing Access: Open

(Untitled), 30 Jul 1900

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/25/22
Scope and Contents Letter from George Cornwallis West, Broughton Castle, Banbury, to WSC, on his marriage to Lady Randolph Churchill, thanking him for the sympathy and kindness shown by the Churchill family "I only wish that by family could have taken a leaf out of your book". Stating that he would never come between WSC and his mother.
Dates: 30 Jul 1900
Conditions Governing Access: Open

(Untitled), 01 Apr 1895

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/4/44-45
Scope and Contents Letter from "Woom" [Elizabeth Everest], 15 Crouch Hill, London to WSC, on her health and her finances, thanking him for sending £2 10s, and offering sympathy on the illness of Clara Hall Jerome [WSC's grandmother]. Advising him against steeplechasing "It is a dangerous pastime, but I suppose you are expected to do it".
Dates: 01 Apr 1895
Conditions Governing Access: Open

War letters from parents, 1941-10-29 - 1943-10-14

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/1/6
Scope and Contents Letters to JEP in [Cairo, Egypt, and Tunisia] from his parents, on subjects including: JEP's promotion prospects; his finances; his concerns for A W J Thomas.
Dates: 1941-10-29 - 1943-10-14
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.

William Smith (1756-1835) and family correspondence, journals and other papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7621
Scope and Contents The larger part of the collection dates from the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, chronicling William Smith's personal and political career, as well as illustrating the lives of his wife Frances and their children. The collection includes letters from Smith's friends, among them Charles James Fox, William Wilberforce and Sir Francis Burdett. The papers also chronicle Smith's time in Paris in 1790, where he witnessed and recorded his reactions to the 14th July celebrations. The...
Dates: 1678-1951
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

"With Lady Randolph [Churchill] and brother Jack", 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRDW I Photo 1/8
Scope and Contents Portrait photograph showing John S Churchill and WSC, as young boys, leaning gently on Lady Randolph Churchill (centre).
Dates: 1889
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Digital copies are available, to protect the fragile original.

Women, 1952 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/45
Scope and Contents Working papers on women and families in Britain, Europe, and the USA, covering subjects such as employment, including part-time work; the 'double burden'; girls' education; women in science and industry; feminism; marriage and single women; fatherhood; and divorce. Consists largely of press cuttings, articles, and survey data, with Mark Abrams's notes. Includes a copy of Pelican paperback 'The Captive Wife: Conflicts of Housebound Mothers' (1966) by Hannah Gavron, and typescript of a lecture...
Dates: 1952 - 1969
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

WSC's history notebook., c 1892

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/11
Scope and Contents Contains accounts and maps of the First Duke of Marlborough's campaigns and general notes on eighteenth and nineteenth century history.
Dates: c 1892
Conditions Governing Access: Open.

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