Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)AC14/5/1-54
TitleOfficial papers relating to Ireland and the Cabinet Crisis
Extentapprox. 56 items
Date1916
DescriptionTypescript and manuscript correspondence, notes, memoranda and miscellanea; may contain copy correspondence; relating to Ireland and the Cabinet Crisis, 1916 Correspondents: Wilson, Lansdowne, Maurice Headlam, Midleton, Salisbury, Walter Hume Long [1st Viscount Long of Wraxal; President Local Government Board, 1915-1916; Secretary of State for the Colonies, 1916-1918], R. Cecil, Herbert Henry Asquith [1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury 1908-1916], [Rt. Hon. Sir Cecil Arthur] Spring-Rice [Clerk in War and Foreign Office; Assistant Private Secretary to Earl Granville; various diplomatic offices], Edward Grey [1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon; Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, 1905-1916], Arthur James Balfour [1st Earl of Balfour; First Lord of the Admiralty, 1915-1916; Foreign Secretary, 1916-1919], H. E. Duke, Austen Chamberlain and others
Includes: /5-/6, /9 Manuscript and typescript correspondence of Lansdowne and Chamberlain; /10 Newspaper cutting relating to future of Ulster and Imperial conference; /11-15, /18, /19a-/33, /36a-/54 Typescript and printed memoranda relating to Home Rule Bill, Irish situation and negotiations, public opinion in Ireland, Irish Settlement, Government of Ireland Bill, Dublin Metropolitan Police, Recruiting in Ireland, etc; /17 Typescript statement of resolution by Unionist Members of both Houses of Parliament
Access StatusOpen
Physical Description/19a is in addition to /19; /36a is in addition to /36; /10 is a newspaper cutting