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Correspondence and papers relating to Shiela's work as a journalist in Europe and her other professional work, with related papers, 1936-1996

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MS. Grant Duff 3

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Comprises
  1. Papers relating to a visit to Spain to seek Arthur Koestler, 1937
  2. Papers, 1936-1938, relating to Shiela's 'Balkan journey' to Romania, Hungary and Serbia in 1938
  3. Papers regarding campaigning for the Liberal Party, 1938-1946, with letter from Violet Bonham Carter, 1946, and typescript of a chapter by Sheila Hetherington about the 1938 by-election, 1988
  4. Correspondence between Shiela and Winston Churchill 1937-1939 with related papers, including account by Shiela of a visit to Churchill, 1937; article by Churchill including comment on the Czech situation, 1938; photocopy of letter from Shiela to Churchill enclosing a memorandum on the Czech situation, Mar 1938; copy of a letter from Ripka to Churchill following Adam von Trott's visit to Britain, 1939; letter from Churchill Archives Centre, 1996
  5. Correspondence between Shiela and Clementine Churchill, including letters about the work of the Royal Institute of International Affairs' Foreign Research and Press Service (for which Shiela worked), 1938-1941, 1951, 1958
  6. Letters between Shiela and Martin Gilbert about his biography of Churchill, 1976-1977 and 1993-1994

Dates

  • 1936-1996

Extent

1 box

Shelfmark

MS. Grant Duff 3

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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