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Isobel and Stafford Cripps general correspondence, speeches and papers, 1940-1949, n.d.

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MS. 9661/122

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Comprises:
  1. Isobel Cripps correspondence on various subjects including letters from Harold Laski and Clementine Churchill and the text of a Stafford Cripps speech on India (14 Jun 1945), 1942, 1945
  2. Russian diary from Jul 1941 to Jan 1942
  3. Moscow diary (in the form of typescript letters), 11 Jun 1940-7 Aug 1941
  4. Correspondence between Lord Halifax and Cripps and the subject of the Cripps Mission in Russia; letter to Molotov thanking him for blowing up the dam at Dneiperstroi; report from Pravda correspondent 'Fierce fighting on the Vyazma direction continues'; correspondence from the French ambassador, 1940-1941
  5. Correspondence between Churchill and Cripps with regards to his rejection of position as Minister of Supply, 1941-1942
  6. 'Cripps Mission 1942' - summary for the press on Congress Working Committee; broadcast (11 Apr 1942); Royal Institute of International Affairs 'India After Cripps'; 'The Nation Publication'; 'Background Information - Gandhi and the United Nations', 1942-1943
  7. Correspondence with Chiang Kai-Shek and Mao, 1942-1944, 1946, 1949, n.d.

Dates

  • 1940-1949, n.d.

Extent

1 box (7 folders)

Shelfmark

MS. 9661/122

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom