RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoBell 370
Extent260 ff.
TitleLetters to and carbon copies of letters from G. K. A. Bell concerning night-bombing
Date23 Dec 1942 - 21 May 1946
DescriptionIncluding correspondence on:
Ceasing to bomb architectural treasures (ff. 1-14).
His speech in the House of Lords, 9 February 1944 (ff. 85 onwards).
A telegram from the Rumanian Primate, July 1944 (ff. 186-95, 197, 200, 204-8).
Also a draft report on his visit to Sweden, 3 July 1942 (ff. 248-260).

Includes letters from:
Mr Cordor Catchpole, Hon. Secretary of the Committee for the Abolition of Night Bombing (ff. 46-52, 66, 100, 147, 174-76, 179, 181-82, 184, 201-2, 209, 220-23, 244-46).
Canon John Albert Douglas, Secretary of the Church of England Council on Foreign Relations (ff. 191-93, 197, 204).
Francis Carolus Eeles (ff. 15, 17).
Mr T. C. Foley (ff. 55, 61-2, 64, 67, 91-3, 111, 116, 148-49, 212-13, 215-17, 243).
Karlin Capper Johnson, Secretary of the Society of Friends' Peace Committee (ff. 19-20, 68, 106, 126-27, 196).
Captain Basil Henry Liddell-Hart (ff. 28-37).
Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens, President of the Royal Academy (ff. 5, 9, 57).
Professor Gilbert Murray (f. 133).
Patriarch Nicodim of Rumania (ff. 186-7, 200).
Sir Charles Portal, Air Chief Marshall (ff. 8, 10).
Dr Fritz Saxl, Head of the Warburg Institute (ff. 6, 13, 43, 125).
William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury (ff. 39, 205).
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