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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)JC5/12/1-16
TitleTranscripts of correspondence between Joseph Chamberlain and Austen Chamberlain, 1887-1899
Extent16 items
Datend [early 20th century]
DescriptionTypescript transcripts of correspondence between Joseph Chamberlain and his eldest son relating to the development of Austen Chamberlain's political career; Joseph Chamberlain's visit to Egypt and Turkey [1889-1890]; and general Chamberlain family affairs
Including /1 Typescript transcript of letter from Joseph Chamberlain relating to the suggestion that Austen should stand as candidate for Border Burghes constituency, 1887; /7-12 Typescript transcripts of correspondence from Joseph Chamberlain [whilst in Cairo and Assiout [Turkey]] providing an account of his visit, including his interview with the Khedive, and his plans to return to England, 1889-1890; /13 Typescript transcript of letter from Joseph Chamberlain relating to the state of the Liberal Unionist Party, and his son Neville's sisal growing scheme, 1895; /16 Typescript transcript of letter from Austen wishing his father and step-mother a happy wedding anniversary, 1899
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