RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoEllison P/26/6
Extent103 ff
TitleLetters from politicians
DescriptionCorrespondence mostly reflecting Ellison's relations with some of the British politicians and members of parliament.
Includes letters from the following:

-Sir Alec Douglas-Home (f. 1)

-Charles Gordon-Lennox, 10th Duke of Richmond (f.2)

-Hugh Mackintosh Foot, Baron Caradon (ff. 4-5)

-Geoffrey Bourne, Baron Bourne, Commander in Chief Middle East Land Forces (f. 12)

-John Maud, Minister of Power (f. 13)

-Anthony Eden, Prime Minister (f. 14)

-Henry Brooke, Baron Brooke of Cumnor (ff. 15, 18-19, 21-22, 32)

-Sir Bernard Waley-Cohen, Lord Mayor of London (f. 16)

-Lilian Bromley-Davenport, J.P. (f. 17)

-Bernard Edward Fergusson, Baron Ballantrae (f. 20)

-A. V. Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Hillsborough (f. 23)

-George Horatio Charles Cholmondeley, 5th Marquess of Cholmondeley (f. 24)

-Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington (f. 25)

-William Cavendish Bentick, 7th Duke of Portland (ff. 26-27, 30-31, 52)

-Sir Charles Andrew Gladstone, 6th Baronet (ff. 29, 33-34)

-Sybil Cholmondeley (f. 35)

-Selwyn Lloyd, British Conservative Party politician (f. 38)

-Hugh Cholmondeley, 6th Marquess of Cholmondeley (ff. 39-41, 44-45, 68-69)

-Sir Wilfred Jacobs, Governor of Antigua and Barbuda (f. 43)

-Michael John Hicks Beach, 2nd Earl St Aldwyn (f. 49)

-Peter Alexander Rupert Carington, 6th Baron Carrington (f. 50)

-Quintin McGarel Hogg, Baron Hailsham of St Marylebone (ff. 51, 81-82, 100)

-Roy Jenkins, Home Secretary (f. 54)

-General Sir John Gibbon (f. 55)

-Sir Douglas Logan (ff. 56-57)

-Rt. Hon. Robert Carr (f. 58)

-James Callaghan, Prime Minister (ff. 65, 72, 75-76, 84)

-Sir Fred Pritchard (f. 67)

-Sir Charles Henry Lawrence Woodhouse (ff. 70-71)

-Agnes Humphrey, wife of Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir Andrew Henry Humphrey (ff. 73-74)

-Oliver Van Oss, Master of the Charterhouse (f. 77)

-Mary Soames, Lady Soames (f. 78)

-Admiral Sir Angus Cunninghame Graham (ff. 79-80)

-Peter Walker, Minister of Agriculture (f. 83)

-Annie Patricia Llewellyn-Davies (f. 85)

-Norman St John-Stevas, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (ff. 86, 89)

-Lord Soames (f. 87)

-Goronwy Owen Goronwy-Roberts, Baron Goronwy-Roberts (ff. 88-88a)

-Kingman Brewster, Ambassador of the United States in the UK (f. 90)

-Dame Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister (ff. 91, 102)

-Harold Wilson, Prime Minister (f. 99)

-Sir Michael Havers, Attorney General for England and Wales (f. 101)

-George Thomas, 1st Viscount Tonypandy, Speaker of the House of Commons (f. 103)

Also includes:

- letter from Ellison to Harold Wilson, dated 16 Mar 1976, relating to his resignation from the office of Prime Minister (ff. 59-61)

-letter from Ellison to Edward Heath, dated 16 Jul 1980, informing Heath about Ellison retirement (ff. 92-95) together with Heath's reply (ff. 96-97)
ArrangementFile is arranged in chronological order

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