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General economic policy, 1962-1983

MS. Callaghan 122
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  1. Folder labelled "1393: H/I/Econ: 62-68" containing notes, statements, press cuttings, correspondence, articles and extracts from Hansard on economic policy and Callaghan's tenure as Chancellor of the Exchequer. Also includes transcript of speech given by Callaghan at the Erith and Crayford By Election, notes on meetings of NATO and the OECD [Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development], Treasury background note on the length of Budget speeches, draft of a speech given by Callaghan to the OECD, draft letter by Callaghan to the Prime Minister [Harold Wilson]. 1962-1972, 1983
  2. Folder labelled "1394: H/Econ/Ind: 78-79" containing correspondence regarding the British nuclear industry, "Buy British" campaign at British Aerospace, Marconis and Plessey, British Airways procurement, the closure of Leyland Speke car plant, and the import of cars and car components. 1978-1979
  3. Folder labelled "1395: H/Econ: 80" containing notes, reports, correspondence and press cuttings relating to the 1980 budget. Also includes transcript of a Conservative Party political broadcast given by Margaret Thatcher and copy of extract from Hansard for 11 April 1978, containing Thatcher's reply to the 1978 budget. 1978, 1980


  • Creation: 1962-1983


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • German


MS. Callaghan 122

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom