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CHAR 1/255/1

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, on his investments [copy].

17 Jan 1934
CHAR 1/255/2

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on report of speech by WSC in the New York Times.

18 Jan 1934
CHAR 1/255/3

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, on investment in U.S. equities, asking if new Government restrictions would be a serious impediment [copy].

11 Feb 1934
CHAR 1/255/4

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, stating that in his opinion new U.S. Government restrictions would not affect the economic trend.

13 Feb 1934
CHAR 1/255/5

Card from Henry Bernstein to WSC, dinner invitation.

[Apr 1934]
CHAR 1/255/6

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on price of B.M.T. shares and on his plans for his visit to Britain [copy].

30 Apr 1934
CHAR 1/255/7

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, on price of B.M.T. shares and on Baruch's plans for his visit to Britain [copy].

27 Apr 1934
CHAR 1/255/8

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on price of B.M.T. shares and on his plans for his visit to Britain.

30 Apr 1934
CHAR 1/255/9

Postcard from Lord Baldwin to WSC, from the Hostellerie de la Poste, Avallon, where Napoleon stayed on his return from Elba, suggesting that WSC should stay there "when you begin the life".

14 Apr 1934
CHAR 1/255/10

Letter from Sir Montague Barlow to WSC, congratulations on his book, Thoughts and Adventures [pub. 1932].

04 May 1934
CHAR 1/255/11

Letter from The Duchess of Hamilton to WSC, on the work of the Animal Defence Society.

24 May 1934
CHAR 1/255/12

Printed card from Mrs Edward Pratt, thanks for letter of sympathy.

Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/13

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, asking if he would be visiting Britain in July [copy].

31 May 1934
CHAR 1/255/14

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on his visit to Britain at the beginning of July.

02 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/15

Letter from Harry [ ] to WSC, thanks for birthday greetings.

03 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/16

Letter from WSC to the Duchess of Hamilton, on his sympathy for the views of the Animal Defence Society, and apologising for his inability to take on additional commitments.

05 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/17

Rt Rev. Nugent Hicks, Bishop of Lincoln, to WSC, thanks for agreeing to speak at dinner in honour of 80th birthday of Dr J.E.C. Welldon.

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/18

Letter from WSC to Rt Rev. Nugent Hicks, agreeing to speak at dinner in honour of Dr J.E.C. Welldon [carbon].

05 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/19

Letter from Rt Rev. Nugent Hicks to WSC, asking if he would be prepared to speak at dinner in honour of Dr J.E.C. Welldon's 80th birthday.

01 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/20

Printed notice from Cecil Browning on proposed dinner in honour of 80th birthday of Dr J.E.C. Welldon.

[May 1934]
CHAR 1/255/21

Letter from Lady Kitty Lambton to WSC, asking him not to speak of himself as a "very old man", as to her he was still a "promising lad".

[Jun 1934]
CHAR 1/255/22

Letter from Violet Pearman to Commander P.F. Glover, H.M.S. Ramillies, advising that in WSC's opinion the "Ramillies" tie should be of the Marlborough colour of Mantua purple [carbon].

08 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/23-25

Letter from Commander Philip F. Glover, H.M.S. Ramillies, to WSC, asking for his advice on a suitable colour for the "Ramillies" tie.

28 May 1933
CHAR 1/255/26

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch on his visit to Britain [copy].

15 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/27

Letter from WSC to Arthur Asquith, thanks for copy of Herbert "Beb" Asquith's poems [carbon].

15 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/28

Letter from Arthur Asquith to WSC, sending copy of volume of poems by his brother, Herbert "Beb" Asquith.

11 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/29

Letter from The Duchess of Hamilton to WSC, luncheon invitation.

11 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/30

Telegram from WSC to the Duchess of Hamilton, declining luncheon invitation [copy].

15 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/31

Letter from Violet Pearman to James Lees-Milne, P.S. to Lord Lloyd, asking if Lord Lloyd would be prepared to write a letter of introduction for Ruth A. Fleischmann to the Maharajah of Sarawak [carbon].

15 Jun 1933
CHAR 1/255/32-33

Letter from Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, to WSC, asking if he would join the committee of the Amateur Art Exhibition in support of the Hedingham Training Camps and Employment Scheme, enclosing leaflet.

20 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/34

Letter from Violet Pearman to the Private Secretary to Princess Alice, on WSC's willingness to become a patron of the Amateur Art Exhibition in support of the Hedingham Training Camps and Employment Scheme, and apologising for his inability to take an active part and for the fact that he had no paintings good enough for the exhibition [carbon].

28 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/35

Letter from Consuelo Balsan to WSC, on the terminal illness of the Duke of Marlborough.

21 Jun [1934]
CHAR 1/255/36

Sybil, Lady Cholmondeley to WSC, sending cheque, and looking forward to visit to Chartwell.

18 Jun [1934]
CHAR 1/255/37

Telegram from WSC to Sybil, Lady Cholmondeley, thanks for cheque [copy].

22 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/38

Telegram from Spenser Grey to WSC, on visit to Chartwell.

22 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/39

Telegram from WSC to Spenser Grey, luncheon invitation [copy].

22 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/40

Telegram from Spenser Grey to WSC, asking to see him.

18 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/41

Letter from Violet Pearman to William H. Hamilton, passing on WSC's willingness to see him during his visit to London [carbon].

22 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/42

Letter from William H. Hamilton to WSC, asking to see him during visit to London.

15 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/43

Telegram from WSC to Reginald Purbrick, sending thanks [copy].

22 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/44

Letter from Col. F.G. Vivian to WSC, on meeting with WSC while serving with the Malakand Field Force, asking for permission to write about meeting in history of the 38th Dogras.

24 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/45

Telegram from WSC to F. Ward, accepting invitation [copy].

26 Jun 1933
CHAR 1/255/46

Letter from WSC to Ruth A. Fleischmann, apologising for his inability to give her an introduction to the Maharajah of Sarawak, or to find anyone who had recently been in contact with him.

23 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/47

Letter from Ruth A. Fleischmann to WSC, asking if he would be willing to provide her with an introduction to the Maharajah of Sarawak.

10 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/48

Letter from James Lees-Milne to Violet Pearman on Lord Lloyd's inability to write a letter of introduction to the Maharajah of Sarawak.

18 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/49

Letter from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, asking if he would write a letter of introduction for Ruth Fleischmann to the Maharajah of Sarawak.

21 May 1934
CHAR 1/255/50

Letter from WSC to Sir Shane Leslie, thanks for letter giving news of the Frewen family [carbon].

28 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/51

Letter from Sir Shane Leslie to WSC, on the fortunes of the Frewen family, particularly Hugh Frewen's activities as a farmer in Australia, and the health of Clara Frewen, whose heart was "completely worn out" and who had moved to a nursing home in St Leonards, also on his own lecture tour of the U.S.A. and meeting with President Roosevelt.

19 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/52

Letter from Violet Pearman to Col. F.G. Vivian, asking for proofs of the portion of the history of the 38th Dogras involving meeting with WSC [carbon].

28 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/53-56

Letter from Col. F.G. Vivian to WSC, enclosing account of attack on Agrah and Gat of 30 Sept 1897 from the History of the 38th Dogras, described in WSC's The Malakand Field Force.

29 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/57-58

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, asking about his movements [carbon].

29 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/59

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on his travel plans.

30 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/60

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch on travel plans [carbon].

30 Jun 1934
CHAR 1/255/61-62

Letter from General Sir Ian Hamilton to WSC on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/63

Letter from Sir Ian Malcolm to WSC on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/64

Letter from Lord Boyd of Merton to WSC on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/65

Letter from Sir Robert Gresley to WSC, offering congratulations on his appreciation of the Duke of Marlborough in The Times.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/66

Telegram from Sir James Hawkey to WSC, offering sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/67-69

Draft [by WSC] of letter from the Duke of Marlborough to Cardinal [ ], thanks for attending funeral of his father, the 9th Duke.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/70

Photograph of yacht, Rosaura.

[1934]
CHAR 1/255/71

Telegram from WSC to Sir John Marriott, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/72

Letter from Sir John Marriott to WSC sympathy on death of the Duke of Marlborough and congratulations on "appreciation" in The Times.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/73

Telegram from WSC to Sir Ian Malcolm, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/74-76

Letter from Julius G. Behrens, Financial Editor, New York American, to WSC, asking for interview, enclosing letter of introduction from Bernard M. Baruch.

03 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/77

Telegram from WSC to Sir Abe Bailey, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/78

Letter from Sir Abe Bailey to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough, and WSC's "appreciation" in The Times.

03 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/79

Letter from Lord Ivor Churchill to WSC on the death of his father, the Duke of Marlborough, and on the importance of supporting the "new regime" and keeping Blenheim in the family.

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/80

Letter from Lord Ivor Churchill to WSC, on the final illness of the Duke of Marlborough.

[Jun 1934]
CHAR 1/255/81

Telegram from WSC to Verena, Lady Churchill, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/82

Letter from Verena, Lady Churchill to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

01 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/83

Telegram from WSC to Lord Elibank, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/84

Letter from Lord Elibank to WSC, offering sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/85

Telegram from WSC to Evelyn Fitzgerald, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/86

Letter from Evelyn Fitzgerald to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/87

Telegram from WSC to Lord Kylsant thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/88

Letter from Lord Kylsant on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/89

Telegram from WSC to Rev. Harry O'Rourke, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/90

Letter from Rev. Harry W.L. O'Rourke, former Chaplain at Blenheim, to WSC, on his appreciation of the Duke of Marlborough in The Times.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/91

Letter from WSC to Lord Thurso, thanks for letter on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/92

Letter from Lord Thurso to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough, and WSC's "appreciation" in The Times.

03 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/93-94

Letter from WSC to Col. F.G. Vivian, on his inability to add to the account of the action involving the 38th Dogras at Agra, 1897 [carbon].

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/95-99

Letter from Col. F.G. Vivian to WSC, enclosing account of attack on Agrah and Gat of 30 Sept 1897 from the History of the 38th Dogras, described in WSC's The Malakand Field Force [copy, original is at CHAR 1/255/53-56].

[1934]
CHAR 1/255/100

Visiting card of Victor Smith.

[1934]
CHAR 1/255/100a

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, offering sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/101-102

Letter from Patrick J. Lydon to WSC, enclosing gift of South African power of attorney, dated 1899, also thanking WSC for kindness in securing messengership at the Board of Trade for Lydon when he retires from the Army in 1909.

05 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/103

Letter from Violet Pearman to Patrick J. Lydon, thanks for gift [carbon].

09 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/104

Telegram from WSC to Lord Londonderry, thanks for letter on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

05 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/105-106

Letter from Lord Londonderry to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough and WSC's tribute to him in The Times.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/107

Letter from Col. F.G. Vivian to WSC, thanks for permission to quote him in history of the 38th Dogras.

06 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/108

Telegram from WSC to Lady Fitzalan, promising to try to attend her exhibition [copy].

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/109-110

Letter from Lady Fitzalan to WSC, invitation to attend exhibition of her painted tables, screens, mirrors and trays.

05 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/111

Letter from WSC to Lord Gainford, apologies for his inability to support Lady Forres' scheme for the design of the new Waterloo Bridge [carbon].

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/112

Letter from Lord Gainford to WSC, asking if he would be prepared to support Lady Forres' scheme for the design of the new Waterloo Bridge.

05 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/113

Letter from Rt Rev. Nugent Hicks to WSC, on order of speeches at dinner in honour of J.E.C. Welldon's 80th birthday.

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/114

Telegram from WSC to Reginald Purbrick, thanks for letter on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/115

Letter from Reginald Purbrick to WSC, offering sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

05 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/116

Telegram from WSC to Frances Stourton, thanks for letter on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/117-118

Letter from Frances Stourton to WSC, offering sympathy on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

04 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/119

Telegram from WSC to Molly Wilson, (formerly Molly Hackett) thanks for letter on the death of the Duke of Marlborough [copy].

07 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/120

Letter from Molly Wilson (formerly Molly Hackett) to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough.

02 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/121

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, on his visit to Chartwell [copy].

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/122-123

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on his visit to Chartwell [copy].

[10 Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/124

Letter from Brendan Bracken to WSC, asking if he would be willing to act as Trustee of the Cynthia Mosley Memorial Fund [annotated by WSC "Say yes"].

09 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/125

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on his visit to Chartwell.

10 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/126-127

Letter from Brendan Bracken to WSC, asking if he could attend meeting of the Stevenson Memorial Trustees on 19 July, enclosing statement of accounts.

10 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/128-130

Letter from Cecil Browning to WSC, on dinner in honour of J.E.C. Welldon, particularly on Welldon's wish that the speeches should be kept to a minimum.

10 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/131

Letter from Guy Eden, Royal Society of St George, to Violet Pearman, thanks to WSC for allowing the Society to publish his Times tribute to the Duke of Marlborough in their quarterly magazine, The English Race.

11 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/132

Letter from Violet Pearman to Guy Eden, giving permission for the Royal Society of St George to publish WSC's Times tribute to the Duke of Marlborough in their quarterly magazine, The English Race.

10 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/133

Letter from Guy Eden to WSC, asking him to write memoir of the Duke of Marlborough for Royal Society of St George quarterly, The English Race.

06 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/134

Letter from Lady Forres to WSC, asking him to support design for the new Waterloo Bridge by Oliver Hill &Jagger.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/135

Letter from Rt Rev. Nugent Hicks to WSC, on dinner in honour of J.E.C. Welldon's 80th birthday.

11 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/136

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch on his visit to Chartwell [copy].

12 Jul 1923
CHAR 1/255/137

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC, postponing his visit to Chartwell until September.

11 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/138

Letter from W M Edwards, P.S. to Lord Beaverbrook, to Violet Pearman, sending record for WSC, "Miss Otis Regrets".

12 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/139

Letter from Violet Pearman to Miss Davies, P.S. to Brendan Bracken, confirming that WSC would attend meeting of Stevenson Trustees and act as a Trustee for the Cynthia Mosley Memorial [carbon].

12 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/140

Telegram from WSC to Baroness Cederstrom, asking her to come round for tea [carbon].

12 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/141

Letter from Hermione, Baroness Cederstrom, to WSC, offering gift of given by Lord Randolph Churchill to her mother.

10 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/142

Telegram from The Duke of Westminster to WSC, on poor quality of fishing at Lochmore.

14 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/143

Telegram from The Duke of Westminster to WSC on his visit to Lochmore.

13 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/144

Telegram from WSC to the Duke of Westminster, on possible cancellation of his visit to Lochmore due to political meeting in Manchester [copy].

12 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/145

Telegram from WSC to the Duke of Westminster on possible visit to Lochmore [copy].

11 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/146-147

Telegram from The Duke of Westminster to WSC, invitation to stay at Lochmore.

06 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/148

Letter from Violet Pearman to Deborah Woolf, apologies for WSC's inability to see her [carbon].

14 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/149-150

Letter from Deborah Woolf Editor of Newsweek, to WSC, asking for interview, enclosing letter of introduction from her father.

08 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/151

Letter from Frances, Lady Lindsay-Hogg, to WSC, on conversation with him on train back to London from the Duke of Marlborough's funeral.

15 Jul [1934]
CHAR 1/255/152

Letter from Sir Cyril Asquith to WSC thanks for cheque.

16 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/153

Letter from Sir Ian Macpherson to WSC, dinner invitation.

17 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/154

Letter from Violet Pearman to Sir Ian Macpherson, declining dinner invitation on WSC's behalf [carbon].

18 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/155

Letter from WSC to Leo Amery on shared bottle at dinner in honour of J E C Welldon [carbon].

17 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/156

Telegram from Bernard M Baruch to WSC on his visit to Chartwell.

20 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/157-158

Letter from Violet Pearman to WSC on secretarial help for Bernard Baruch during his stay [carbon].

21 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/159

Telegram from WSC to Paul Maze, offering to write foreword for his book [copy].

21 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/160

Letter from Paul Maze to WSC, on his offer to write a foreword for Maze's book.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/161-167

Letter from Paul Maze to WSC, enclosing photographs of his paintings of the Trooping of the Colour.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/168-169

Letter from WSC to J E C Welldon, on 80th birthday dinner at Harrow, also thanks for sending quotation from Rousseau's Social Contract [carbon].

21 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/170

Letter from J E C Welldon to WSC, sending quotation from Rousseau's Social Contract, II.10, also on the success of 80th birthday dinner at Harrow.

17 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/171

Letter from Leo Amery to WSC, on shared bottle at Dr J E C Welldon's 80th birthday dinner.

23 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/172

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC on secretarial help during visit to Britain.

24 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/173

Telegram from WSC to Mary, Duchess of Marlborough, dinner invitation [copy].

24 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/174-175

Telegram from Mary, Duchess of Marlborough to WSC, on visit to Chartwell.

23 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/176

Telegram from WSC to Mary, Duchess of Marlborough, invitation to visit Chartwell [copy].

22 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/177

Note from CSC to WSC on visit of Duke and Duchess of Marlborough to Chartwell.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/178

Letter from Mary, Duchess of Marlborough to WSC, thanks for sending letters on the death of the 9th Duke.

13 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/179

Note from Violet Pearman to WSC, on secretarial help for Bernard Baruch during his visit to Britain.

25 Jul [1934]
CHAR 1/255/180

Telegram from WSC to Bernard Baruch on his visit to Chartwell.

25 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/181

Letter from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC on his visit to Chartwell.

19 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/182-187

List of guests invited to dinner in honour of Bernard Baruch in Sept 1933.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/188

Letter from Sir Abe Bailey to WSC, asking for meeting.

26 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/189-190

Telegram from WSC to J.E.C. Welldon, lunch invitation [copy].

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/191

Letter from J.E.C. Welldon to WSC, on arrangements for lunch.

24 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/192-193

Letter from Muriel Warde to WSC, on the death of the Duke of Marlborough, and WSC's tribute in The Times.

[Jul 1934]
CHAR 1/255/194

Telegram from WSC to Sir Abe Bailey, invitation to stay at Chartwell [copy].

28 Jul 1934
CHAR 1/255/195

Letter from Terence O'Connor to WSC, thanks for gift.

28 Jul 1934