Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)AC17/1/1-77
TitleOfficial papers relating to Foreign affairs
Extentapprox. 81 items
Date1902-1905
DescriptionPrinted, typescript and manuscript correspondence, notes, memoranda and miscellanea; may contain copy correspondence, drafts and dictation; relating to Foreign Affairs, 1902-1905
Correspondents: Arthur James Balfour [1st Earl of Balfour; President British Association, 1904; Prime Minister, 1902-1905; 1st Lord of Treasury and Leader of the House of Commons, 1895-1906], Sir Ernest Cassel, F. A. Campbell, Duckworth, Lansdowne, [William Waldegrave Palmer] Selborne [2nd Earl of Selborne; First Lord of the Admiralty, 1900-1905; Governor of Transvaal and High Commissioner for South Africa, 1905-1910], Brackenbury, [Rt. Hon. Hugh Oakeley] Arnold-Forster [Parliamentary Secretary to Admiralty, 1900-1903; Secretary of State for War, 1903-1906], [Sir] [E]dward [W]alter Hamilton [Permanent Financial Secretary, 1902], [Rt. Hon. Sir] F[rank] Lascelles [Ambassador to Germany, 1895-1908], Arthur John Bigge [1st Baron Stamfordham; Private Secretary to Queen Victoria, 1895-1901, and to Prince of Wales, 1901-1910], Charles Hardinge [1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst; Secretary of Embassy, Petrograd, 1898-1903; Assistant Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs, 1903-1904], Austen Chamberlain [acting as Financial Secretary to the Treasury, 1900-1902, Chancellor of the Exchequer, 1903-1905] and others
Includes: /2a-/16 Typescript, manuscript and printed correspondence, notes and memoranda of Cassel, Campbell, Duckworth, Lansdowne, Chamberlain and others, relating to Loan to Morocco, 1903; /17-/34 Printed, manuscript and typescript correspondence and memoranda of Lansdowne, Balfour, Selborne, Brackenbury, Arnold-Forster, Chamberlain and others relating to Far East crisis and potential of Russo-Japanese War, 1903-1904; /35-/44 Manuscript and typescript correspondence of Balfour, Lansdowne, Hamilton, Chamberlain and others, relating to Japanese Loan Proposals, 1903-1904; /48-/[51] Manuscript correspondence of Lansdowne, Chamberlain and others relating to Belligerent and Neutral Rights, 1904; /52 Manuscript letter from Chamberlain to Joseph Chamberlain [Rt. Hon. Joseph Austin; father of Austen Chamberlain], relating to attack by Russian Fleet on fishing boats in North Sea and negotiations with Russia, 1904; /54-/55 Typescript and printed notes and memorandum relating to Salonika, potential attack upon Macedonia, etc, [1904]; /56-/61 Printed, manuscript and typescript correspondence and memoranda of Duckworth, Lansdowne, Balfour, Lascelles, Chamberlain and others relating to Anglo-German relations, 1905; /62a-/67 Manuscript and typescript correspondence of Bigge, Selborne, Chamberlain and others relating to Prince of Wales' visit to India, 1905; /68a-/72 Manuscript and typescript notes and correspondence of Lansdowne, Chamberlain and others relating to reorganization of the Foreign Office, 1905; /73-/74 Manuscript and typescript correspondence of Lansdowne, Chamberlain and Hardinge relating to Dissolution, relations with Japan, Germany and Russia, Hardinge and Foreign Office, 1905
Access StatusOpen
Physical Description/2a is in addition to /2; /15a is in addition to /15; /62a is in addition to /62; /68a is in addition to /68