Skip to main content

Articles by Douglas Jay, 1970-1980, 1990, bulk: 1970-1980

MS. 6745/145
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request

Cuttings and drafts of, and notes and background material for articles by Jay, and copies of extracts from Hansard containing transcripts of speeches made by Jay. Subjects include the European Economic Community, inflation, incomes policy, the October 1974 general election, and Gross Domestic Product and standards of living.

Also includes statement on economic, monetary and political unions by the Labour Party Common Market Safeguards Committee, press release containing comments made by Peter Shore to the Labour Party Common Market Safeguards Committee, handwritten notes by Jay regarding the events of immediately before and after the February 1974 general election, correspondence and notes for a constituency speech regarding Jay's re-adoption as Labour candidatefor Battersea North, election flyers in support of Jay for the Febraruy and October 1974 general elections, and transcript of BBC television broadcast The Money Programme with contribution by Jay.


  • Creation: Creation: 1970-1980, 1990
  • Creation: Creation: Majority of material found within 1970-1980


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 6745/145

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom