Reference number
  • MSS.119/3/S/EM/1-25
Date
  • 1929-1943
Level
  • Item
Description
  • The file includes: 2 letters and telegram of congratulation from Lord Beaverbrook on contribution by Scott to Daily Express and speech by Scott to Southampton branch of British Empire Society, 1929-30 [MSS.119/3/S/EM/1-7, including cuttings and typescript text of speech]; Lord Passfield, 9 March 1931, inviting Scott to serve as chairman of Royal Commission on Malta [MSS.119/3/S/EM/9]; letters from South Africa following visit by Scott and preparation of a Note on Planning in the Union, 1936, correspondents include General Smuts [MSS.119/3/S/EM/10], General Hertzog [MSS.119/3/S/EM/11], Deneys Reitz [MSS.119/3/S/EM/12]; correspondence with Robert (later Sir Robert) Menzies, 1939, 1941 [MSS.119/3/S/EM/15,18-19]; further letter from Reitz, 1939 [MSS.119/3/S/EM/16]; letter from Sarah Gertrude Millin [writer and wife of Supreme Court Judge], 1939 [MSS.119/3/S/EM/17]; correspondence with Lord Queenborough about membership of the Royal Society of St. George, 1941 [MSS.119/3/S/EM/20-4].
Access status
  • Open
Related Material
  • For imperial matters see also MSS.119/3/S/IN below.