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Correspondence and papers of Peter Dallas Smith and Gerald Andrews [as Joint General Managers] and Peter Dallas Smith, Managing Director, 1955-1967 and n.d. [1963]

MS. Economist 41

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  1. 'Board Memos', 1955-1963, memoranda from Geoffrey Crowther, [as Editor, Managing Director and Chairman], and Dallas Smith to the Board, and related papers
  2. 'Staff - Salaries', 1956-1967
  3. 'Misc[ellaneous] 1959', Jan 1959-Feb 1963 and n.d. [1963], relating to matters including circulation and subscriptions
  4. 'Joint Managers Memos', Jan 1960-Dec 1962
  5. 'Africa General', Mar 1960-Jan 1961, comprising correspondence with Tom Mboya, [Kenyan politician], relating to a complimentary subscription
  6. 'Sweden', Dec 1961-Sep 1962, relating to Swedish publishers and distributors
  7. 'Bagehot Silver and Bagehotiana', 1962-1963 and n.d. [1963], mainly relating to the sale at Sotheby's in Dec 1962 of silver fomerly in the possession of the family of Walter Bagehot, [Editor of The Economist 1861-1877]
  8. 'R[obert] T. K[enyon] Co[mpany]', Dec 1961-Dec 1963, comprising correspondence with Robert and Lindy Kenyon, American advertising agents for The Economist
  9. 'EIU', Nov 1963-Jan 1965, relating to the Economist Intelligence Unit


  • 1955-1967 and n.d. [1963]


1 box (9 folders)


MS. Economist 41

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