Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)AC24/6/1-51
TitleMiscellaneous official correspondence and papers, 1924
Extentapprox. 53 items
DescriptionMiscellaneous typescript and manuscript correspondence; including memoranda and miscellanea; mainly arranged alphabetically by surname; may contain copy correspondence and dictation; contains one letter in French; relating to promotion of Preference and Protection, Baldwin's interview [Stanley Baldwin; First Earl Baldwin of Bewdley; Prime Minister 1923-1924, 1924-1929] with 'The People' reporter, publication on 'Great Speakers' by Austen Chamberlain, Berlin letters of Austen Chamberlain, Austen Chamberlain's accession to the Foreign Office, Labour Government and Labour Caucus, America and the Dawes payments [Brig.-Gen. Charles Gates Dawes; Director of the Budget, 1921-1922 and Vice-President of the United States, 1925-1929; various political offices], Questionnaires at Elections, alleged Millais portrait of Joseph Chamberlain [Rt. Hon. Joseph Austin; father of Austen Chamberlain], General Election, Austen Chamberlain's speech on the Irish Treaty etc, 'Lettres de Madagascar' by Le Marechal Lyautey, retirement of Spanish forces in the [country], Morgan's reminiscences of Morley [John; 1st Viscount Morley of Blackburn; MP; various political offices], Freedom of [Grocas] Company, [Smutts] retirement from office, canvass returns of West Birmingham for 1922-1924 General Elections, etc; including newspaper cuttings relating to Baldwin's interview; 1924
Correspondents: Rt. Hon. Leopold Stennett Amery [First Lord of the Admiralty, 1922-1924; Secretary of State for the Colonies, 1924-1929], Stanley Baldwin [First Earl Baldwin of Bewdley; Prime Minister 1923-1924, 1924-1929], Lady Frances Balfour [wife of Arthur James Balfour], Arthur James Balfour [1st Earl of Balfour; President of the Council, 1919-1922 and 1925-1929], Beaverbrook, Birdwood, R. L. Borden, Sidney Colvin, Grattan Doyle, James Louis Garvin [Editor of 'The Observer', 1908-1942; author of 'The Life of Joseph Chamberlain', Vol. I, 1836-1885, Vol. II, 1885-1895, Vol. III, 1895-1900, 1934], Alfred E. Knight, [Alice Stuart of Wortley] [daughter of artist, Sir John Everett Millais], John [Guille] Millais [son of artist, Sir John Everett Millais], Lee of Fareham, David Lloyd George [1st Earl Lloyd George of Dwyfor; Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury, 1916-1922; various political offices], Londonderry, Lugard, Le Marechal Lyautey, Steel Maitland, [HE The Marquis de] Merry del Val [Spanish Ambassador in London, 1913-1931], J. H. Morgan, Ernest Pollock, [Smutts], Austen Chamberlain [acting as Foreign Secretary, 1924-1925] and others
Access StatusOpen
Physical Description/5a is in addition to /5; /51a is in addition to /51; /5, /5a are newspaper cuttings


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