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Economic policy and 11 Downing Street, 1931, 1974-1983, bulk: 1974-1983

MS. Healey 104
Held in our offsite storage facility

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  1. Chancellor's papers, including copy of extract from The Course of the Exchequer by Richard, son of Nigel, note from "H.L." [Harold Lever], copy of extract from Taste and Fashion by James Laver, copy of extract from 1974 International Monetary Fund annual report, notes and press cuttingsregarding Labour politicians, minutes of evidence taken before the Expenditure Committee regarding the European Monetary System, transcript of a speech given by Healey to the International Monetary Fund and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, copy of article by Healey regarding Helmut Schmidt, memoranda regarding Healey's strategy for managing the economy and unemployment, press cuttings and articles regarding economic policy, and copy of conclusions of an August 1931 Cabinet meeting regarding the financial crisis. 1931, 1974-1983
  2. Copy of press cuttings regarding collective bargaining, command paper and Select Committee on the European Communities session report regarding the European Monetary System, transcripts of press conferences and interviews given by Healey regarding the International Monetary Fund and currency surpluses of OPEC countries, and copies of itineraries from a visit to Washington DC. 1975-1982
  3. Background papers, including press cutting and notes, and copy of draft Budget statement. 1979
  4. Press cuttings and transcript of broadcast The State of the Nation: The Cabinet in Conflict regarding the International Monetary Fund loan. 1975-1978
  5. Memoranda and correspondence regarding the cost of services at 11 Downing Street. 1977
  6. Inventories of furniture and furnishings at the official residence of the Chancellor of the Exchequer at 11 Downing Street. 1974


  • Creation: 1931, 1974-1983
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1974-1983


1 box (6 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Healey 104

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom