Churchill Acquired Papers: Launching March 2024

The Churchill Archives Centre and Bloomsbury Publishing are excited to announce the forthcoming addition of Acquired Papers to the Churchill Archive. This new collection of papers not previously available includes personal letters, speech notes and diary entries. Offering more than 1,700 documents released to the public for the first time, the Acquired Papers offer an unrivalled view of not only Winston Churchill’s personal and political life, but also the global politics of the 20th century.

You'll find personal documents written about and by notable historic figures including:

  • Sir Winston Churchill
  • Lady Randolph Churchill
  • Prime Minister Herbert Asquith
  • Sir Noël Coward
  • Lord High Chancellor F.E. Smith

Experience global events through firsthand accounts such as:

  • Notes on his famed Iron Curtain Speech of 1946
  • Letters during his time at the Western Front
  • Personal speculations on the progression of WWII
  • Thought process over changing his Cabinet
  • Meetings with global leaders such as the Prime Minster of Greece

This exceptional collection has an abundance of new and noteworthy details for students, researchers, academics, and anyone interested in Winston Churchill and 20th century history. The Churchill Archive is available for purchase by institutions via subscription or on a perpetual access basis.
Reach out to our sales team to learn more: onlinesalesuk@bloomsbury.com.

More information regarding the copyright for the Churchill Archive Acquired Papers can be found here.

Image: © The Sir Winston Churchill Archive Trust