Catalogue descriptionMinistry of Food: Supply Department: Groceries and Sundries Group

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Details of MAF 87
Reference: MAF 87
Title: Ministry of Food: Supply Department: Groceries and Sundries Group
Description:

Files of the Ministry of Food control divisions responsible for the procurement, distribution, processing, and, sometimes, wholesale and retail price control of confectionery, cocoa, coffee, tea, sugar, and starch. The papers are generally those dated between 1940 and 1955. Exceptionally a few papers outside this date range have been included to preserve continuity.

Some of these files were used in connection with the preparation of the History of the Ministry of Food during the Second World War.

Date: 1939-1961
Related material:

For later files in the SUG series see MAF 268

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Ministry of Food, Supply Department, Groceries and Sundries Group, 1943-1955

Physical description: 425 file(s)
Access conditions: Open

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