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Prime Minister's correspondence, 1978-1980

MS. Callaghan 325
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  1. Prime Minister's correspondence. Correspondents include George Whitlam, Kieran Prendergast, George Isaacs, Jimmy [Carter], Henry Slesser, Tony Greenwood, Brian Clough, Jo [Grimond], Bernard Donoghue, Kingman [Brewster], [Gerald] Ford, Andrew Faulds and Idi Amin, among others. Also includes notes regarding the possiblity of a general election, notes on a visit to South Asia, memoranda regarding ERWs [Enhanced Radiation Weapons] and the world economic situation, cartoon depicting Callaghan, and copy of newspaper Gaskiya Ta Fi Kwabo. 1978
  2. Prime Minister's correspondence. Correspondents include Jimmy Carter, Indira Gandhi, Bill Deedes, Sir Robert Mayer, Jean Monnet, Frank Moores, John Grant, Pierre [Trudeau], Gearld Ford and "K.R.S" [Kenneth Stowe], among others. Also includes notes regarding foreign policy and regarding the interception of MPs' telephones, programme for an official visit to Barbados, and menus for a lunch at the Elysée Palace, for a Christmas dinner at Chequers, for a state banquet at Buckingham Palace, and for a dinner at the Barbados Hilton. 1978-1979
  3. Leader of the Opposition correspondence. Correspondents include Marcia Falkender, Ted Graham, Jimmy [Carter], "Sam" [Samuel Silkin], Robert Armstrong and Gregor Mackenzie, among others. Also includes note of a conversation with Robert Armstrong regarding nucleaar weapons and telephone tapping. 1980


  • Creation: 1978-1980


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Hausa

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Some material is closed.


MS. Callaghan 325

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom