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Archive materials assembled for research by Ruth Dudley Edwards for a history of The Economist , 1978-1990 and n.d. [c.1993]

MS. Economist 318

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  1. 'Economist Bookshop', correspondence and papers sent to Dudley Edwards in Jan 1988 by Eric Norris, employed at the Bookshop as Senior Assistant, 1978-1988 (= Closed).
  2. 'New Technology', 1982-1990, copies of correspondence and papers relating to text processing and printing arrangements, sent to Dudley Edwards in Jan 1990 by David Gordon, Economist Group Managing Director
  3. 'Suez, Meetings at Sevres 22-25 October 1956, Narrative', article by Sir Donald Logan, relating to his role as Assistant Private Secretary to Selwyn Lloyd, Foreign Secretary, during meetings at Sèvres concerning Suez, offered for publication by Logan in an accompanying letter, but instead retained for archive purposes by The Economist, 1986
  4. typescript 'History of The Economist' and 'Macrae on [Alastair] Burnet, [former Editor]' by Norman Macrae, [former Deputy Chief Editor], n.d. [c.1993]


  • 1978-1990 and n.d. [c.1993]


1 box (4 folders)

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MS. Economist 318

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