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CHAR 1/207 Personal: During Visit to Canada and the United States: Correspondence.

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CHAR 1/207/1-2

Letter from H.H. Stevens to E.R. Peacock, on the oil fields of Alberta, Canada, and the need for British investment to help with the development of the Canadian oilfields [copy].

03 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/3-4

Letter from H.H. Stevens to E.R. Peacock, on the oil fields of Alberta, Canada, and the need for British investment to help with the development of the Canadian oilfields [copy].

04 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/5-6

Itinerary for WSC's tour of Canada, drawn up by the Canadian Pacific Railway Co.

02 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/7

Letter from T.A. Rickard to Sir Esme Howard, British Ambassador, Washington, asking for help in persuading WSC to address English Speaking Union, California Branch [copy].

02 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/8

Letter from Bernard Baruch to WSC on arrangements for his visit to the U.S.A.

08 Aug [1929]
CHAR 1/207/9-10

Letter from T.A. Shore, British Embassy, Washington, to T.A. Rickard, promising to forward his request to WSC in Canada [carbon].

08 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/11

Letter from Terence Shore, British Embassy, Washington, to Sir Robert Hadow, British High Commission, Canada, on request for WSC to address English Speaking Union, California Branch.

08 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/12-14

Letter from Terence Shore, British Embassy, Washington, to Sir Robert Hadow, British High Commission, Canada, on the possibility of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad providing a private coach for WSC's tour of Canada and the U.S.A.

09 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/15-16

Telegram from Charles Schwab to WSC, asking if there was anything he could do to help WSC's tour of the U.S.A.

09 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/17

Telegram from WSC to Bernard Baruch, on Charles Schwab's offer to place a private railway carriage at his disposal [copy].

10 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/18-20

Letter from WSC to Charles M. Schwab, accepting his offer of a private railway carriage, and giving details of his itinerary [carbon].

10 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/21

Telegram from WSC to Terence Shore, British Embassy, Washington, thanks for letter [carbon].

14 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/22

Letter from Charles M. Schwab to WSC, invitation to dine with American Iron and Steel Institute.

12 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/23-24

Letter from Sir Ronald Hadow, British High Commission, Canada, to WSC, on invitation from California Branch, English Speaking Union, and offer of private carriage from the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.

12 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/25

Letter from the P.S. to WSC to Sir Ronald Hadow, British High Commission, Canada, asking him to thank the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad for offer of private carriage [carbon].

15 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/26

Letter from the P.S. to WSC to The English Speaking Union, California Branch, declining invitation to speak [carbon].

15 May 1929
CHAR 1/207/27-28

Telegram from Sir Henry W. Thornton to WSC, on Daniel Willard's offer of a private carriage from the Baltimore and Ohio RR.

16 May 1929
CHAR 1/207/29

Telegram from WSC to Daniel Willard, Baltimore and Ohio RR, declining offer as he had already accepted the offer of a private carriage [copy].

16 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/30

Telegram from WSC to Sir Henry Thornton, thanks for telling him of Daniel Willard's offer of a private railway carriage [carbon].

16 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/31

Visiting Card of J.M. Larkin, Assistant to the President [Charles Schwab], Bethlehem Steel Co.

[1929]
CHAR 1/207/32

Letter from WSC to J.M. Larkin, Bethlehem Steel Co., asking for Charles Schwab's private carriage to meet him at Los Angeles on 28 Sept [carbon].

21 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/33

Letter from WSC to James Richardson, on his enjoyment of his visit to Winnipeg [Canada] [carbon].

23 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/34-39

Letter from WSC to CSC, account of visit to Canada, particularly the Great Lakes, Niagara Falls and the Corn Belt, with description of the work of a new machine the "combine harvester" [carbon].

22 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/40-45

Letter from WSC to CSC on visit to Canada, particularly the political and constitutional crisis in Saskatchewan, meeting with Lord Rodney, a farmer in Edmonton, the oil fields near Calgary and the Prince of Wales ranch.

25 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/46-52

Letter from WSC to CSC on visit to Canada, account of meetings with wild animals, especially bears, chipmunks and marmots, visit to Banff, Radium Hot Springs, Lake Emerald and Lake Louise, with plans for the American leg of his journey [carbon].

01 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/53-54

Letter from WSC to C.M. Schwab, accepting invitation to attend dinner of American Iron and Steel Institute, unless he was forced to return to London early for House of Commons debate on the Government's Egyptian policy [carbon].

27 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/55

Letter from W.C. Mikel to WSC, invitation to attend Annual Meeting of the Ontario Magistrates Association.

29 Aug 1929
CHAR 1/207/56

H.H. Stevens to WSC, on the need for British investment in the Canadian oilfields.

04 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/57

Telegram from WSC to William G. McAdoo, hoping to dine privately with him Pub/ CV V, Part 2, p.74.

10 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/58

Telegram from William G. McAdoo to WSC, on his visit to Los Angeles, asking if he would prefer a public entertainment, or a private dinner.

04 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/59-60

Letter from Lucile G. Bray to WSC, offering hospitality during his visit to California [United States], and on his moving tribute to her late brother, 2nd Lieutenant Harry Butters, killed in action in 1916.

10 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/61

Letter from H. Pollard to WSC, on publication of photographs of his visit to Banff, and the destruction of unsuitable negatives.

11 Sep [1929]
CHAR 1/207/62

Letter from WSC to William Clarkson van Antwerp thanks for loan of book on World War I [carbon, with ms annotations by WSC].

13 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/63

Letter from William C. Van Antwerp to WSC, loaning book on World War I.

10 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/64

Letter from WSC to H.H. Stevens, thanks for letter on British investment in Canadian oilfields [carbon].

12 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/65

Letter from WSC to Cyril Clemens, accepting invitation to become Honorary Vice-President of the Mark Twain Society [carbon].

12 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/66

Letter from Cyril Clemens to WSC, invitation to become Hon. Vice-President of the Mark Twain Society.

09 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/67

Letter from The Canadian Pacific Railway Co. to WSC, thanks for letter on his enjoyment of his journey across Canada.

12 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/68

Letter from Pierpont V. Davis to WSC, asking him to address meeting of the Bond Club of New York.

12 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/69

Telegram from WSC to Lady Headlam-Morley, offering sympathy on the death of her husband.

12 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/70

Telegram from CSC to WSC on the death of Sir James Headlam-Morley, asking him to write to his widow.

10 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/71

Letter from Marshall Field to WSC, recommending that he should accept invitation to address the Bond Club of New York.

13 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/72

Telegram from CSC to WSC, wedding anniversary greetings, also reminding him that Randolph and Johnny Churchill should be back at Oxford for the start of term [copy].

13 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/73

Telegram from Otto H Kahn to WSC, arrangements for dinner on 17 Oct.

13 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/74

Letter from Charles Piez to WSC, on speaking engagement.

14 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/75

Telegram from CSC to WSC, on plans to take Venetia Montagu's London house for 8 weeks from 1 Nov, at £15 per week.

16 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/76

Letter from Horace D. Pillsbury to WSC, sending photographs of his visit to the Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Co., San Francisco.

16 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/77

Letter from Daniel C. Jackling to WSC, invitation to visit the mines of the Utah Copper Company at Salt Lake City.

17 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/78-79

Telegram from Emery Olson to WSC, invitation to dinner with the Mile High Club, Denver Colorado.

18 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/80

Telegram from WSC to Pierpont V. Davis, declining invitation to address Bond Club of New York [copy].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/81

Telegram from WSC to Charles Piez, declining speaking engagement [copy].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/82

Letter from WSC to Horace D. Pillsbury, thanks for photos and for arranging telephone call to CSC at Chartwell, and sending gift of The World Crisis [carbon].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/83-86

Letter from WSC to Josephine Cumming, sending letters and papers not needed on tour and asking her to order a painting table for Mrs W.C. van Antwerp [carbon].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/87

Letter from WSC to R. Randolph Bruce, Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia, thanks for hospitality during visit to the Province, sending gift of Life of Lord Randolph Churchill [carbon].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/88

Letter from WSC to Louise Hope, thanks for paying his telephone bill, sending cheque to cover account [carbon].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/89-90

Letter from WSC to William Crocker, thanks for hospitality during visit to California, sending gift of Life of Lord Randolph Churchill, and commenting on W.R. Hearst's hopes for closer relations between the English Speaking Peoples [carbon].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/91

Letter from WSC to Sir Godfrey Haggard, British Consul, Chicago, on his visit to Chicago and Detroit [carbon].

19 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/92-93

Letter from Kilbee Gordon to WSC, poem of welcome for visit to Canada.

[Sep 1929]
CHAR 1/207/94

Letter from WSC to Kilbee Gordon, thanks for poem of welcome [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/95

Letter from WSC to W.C. Mickel, declining invitation to address Ontario Magistrates Association [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/96

Letter from the P.S. to WSC to H. Pollard, on photos of WSC's visit to Banff, Canada [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/97

Letter from WSC to Charles Scribner asking him to have a complete set of the American issue of The World Crisis and The Aftermath bound in "nice bindings" for WSC to collect from New York at the end of October [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/98

Letter from WSC to Sheila Bray, thanks for letter of welcome on visit to California [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/99

Telegram from WSC to Emery Olson, declining invitation [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/100

Card from Santa Barbara American Legion to WSC, sent with gift of flowers.

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/101

Telegram from WSC to Santa Barbara American Legion, thanks for gift of flowers [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/102

Telegram from WSC to L. Ward Bannister on his inability to visit Denver [carbon].

20 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/103

Letter from Douglas J. Thom to WSC, thanks for gift of The Aftermath.

23 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/104-106

Letter from WSC to CSC, account of stay with William Crocker in San Francisco, and visit to the Lick Observatory [carbon].

25 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/107

Letter from W.G. McAdoo to WSC, sending gift of biography of Brigham Young.

28 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/108-110

Letter from Sir Gerald Campbell, British Consul, San Francisco, to WSC, on the case of Frederick Wilson, an acquaintance of WSC in San Quentin Prison, and on the success of WSC's meetings with W.R. Hearst and the improvement of the treatment of Britain in Hearst's newspapers.

30 Sep 1929
CHAR 1/207/111

Letter from W.L. Cross to WSC, invitation to speak at Yale University.

02 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/112-113

Letter from William Lyon Phelps to WSC, invitation to speak at Yale University and write an article for the Yale Review.

02 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/114

Letter from D.E. Perry to WSC, on WSC's lecture tour of the U.S.A. in 1901.

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/115

Letter from Bonnie Busch to WSC, asking if he could attend celebrity breakfast of the National League of American Pen Women.

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/116

Letter from the P.S to WSC to Beulah Hoffberg, sending WSC's autograph [carbon].

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/117

Letter from the P.S to WSC to Gerald Walker sending WSC's autograph [carbon].

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/118

Telegram from WSC to Percy Rockefeller, asking to stay at his New York house from 25-30 Oct [carbon].

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/119

Letter from WSC to Sir Esme Howard, British Ambassador, Washington, on his visit to Washington [copy].

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/120

Letter from the P.S. to WSC to Heard Respess, on WSC's inability to help him [carbon].

03 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/121

Letter from Heard Respess to WSC.

08 Sep [1929]
CHAR 1/207/122

Letter from John Burns to WSC, on the success of his visit to Canada, sending thanks for gift of The Aftermath.

04 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/123

Letter from Geraldine Sartain to WSC, asking for interview for The World (New York).

06 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/124

Letter from Elihu Church to WSC, invitation to dine with the Pilgrims of the United States in New York.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/125

Letter from Pierpont V. Davis to WSC, on his attendance at Bond Club of New York dinner in honour of Lord Birkenhead.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/126

Letter from J.R. Bolton to WSC, sending membership card for Advertising Club of New York.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/127

Letter from D.L. Shoemaker to WSC, sending membership card for Automobile Club of America.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/128

Telegram from Sir Esme Howard, British Ambassador, Washington, to WSC, oh his meeting with President Hoover on 18 Oct.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/129

Telegram from F.J. Ney to WSC, on his possible visit to Worcester, Mass.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/130

Letter from R. Ralph Bruce to WSC, thanks for gift of Life of Lord Randolph Churchill.

07 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/131

Letter from WSC to the Advertising Club of New York, thanks for membership card [carbon].

08 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/132

Letter from WSC to the Automobile Club of America thanks for membership card [carbon].

08 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/133

Telegram from WSC to Rev. Maxwell Savage, on his inability to visit Worcester, Mass. [carbon].

08 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/134

Letter from WSC to the Army and Navy Club thanks for membership card [carbon].

08 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/135

Letter from WSC to the Newspaper Club, New York thanks for membership card [carbon].

08 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/136

Letter from Sir Esme Howard to WSC, sending press cuttings on his visit to U.S.A.

08 Oct 1929
CHAR 1/207/137

WSC's temporary membership card for the Army and Navy Club of America.

08 Oct 1929