Catalogue descriptionMinistry of Food: War History Papers
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Ministry of Food: War History Papers
This series contains the working papers of R J Hammond, produced during his work on Food by R. J. Hammond, London 1951-1962
The papers concern the Ministry of Food's general policy, the problems of supply, rationing, emergency services and commodity controls. The series contains many transcripts and additional copies of items from the ministry's records, and also original documents, some from the highest levels of the department. At the end of the series are files of correspondence and papers concerning the work on the history.
For the 'confidential print' version of the history see: