RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR CFR 12
Extent117 ff.
TitleGeneral Secretary: Canon Douglas and the Pope
Date1943-1960
DescriptionPapers relating to letters from Archbishop Temple to the Apostolic Delegate to be transmitted to Pope Pius XII; their possible use by F A Iremonger, Dean of Lichfield, in his biography of Archbishop Temple; Canon Douglas's unauthorised publication of them in The Church Times (9 July 1948) (ff. 30-30b); the setting up of a sub-committee of the Roman Catholic Committee of the Council on Foreign Relations to report on the publication of the letters in Iremonger's biography (ff. 47-55); Canon Douglas's unsuccessful negotations with Pusey House and the British Museum for the deposit of the letters and their eventual deposit at Lambeth Palace; Canon Douglas's duplicated copies of the letters with explanatory text (ff.102-110). Correspondents include: Archbishop Fisher (ff. 1, 7, 27-28, 37, 82-83, 95, 97); F.A. Iremonger (ff. 13-16, 21-22, 24-26, 32-34, 38); Cyril Garbett, Archbishop of York (ff. 10, ); Victor Perowne (ff. 31, 39, 42); Bishop Bell (f.81).

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CodeNameDates
13Temple; William (1881-1944); Archbishop of Canterbury1881-1944
DS/UK/3484Pius XII (1876-1958); Pope1876-1958
DS/UK/3817Iremonger; Frederic Athelwold (1878-1952); Dean of Lichfield1878-1952
12Fisher; Geoffrey Francis (1887-1972); Archbishop of Canterbury1887-1972
78Garbett; Cyril Forster (1875-1955); Archbishop of York1875-1955
135Bell; George Kennedy Allen (1883-1958); Bishop of Chichester1883-1958
GB/109/24407Perowne; John Victor Thomas Woolrych Tait (1897-1951); diplomat1897-1951
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