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Morrison, Herbert Stanley, (1888-1965), 1st Baron Morrison of Lambeth, statesman

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Alternative name(s):
  • Lambeth (Also known as)
Surname: Morrison
Forenames: Herbert Stanley
Gender: Male
Date: 1888-1965
Title: 1st Baron Morrison of Lambeth
History: Lab MP 1923-1924, 1929-1931 & 1935-1959. Minister of Transport 1931, leader of London County Council 1934-1940, Minister of Supply 1940, Home Secretary 1940-1945, Lord President of Council 1945-1947. Leader of the Commons 1947-1951. Foreign Secretary 1951
Biography: ODNB link for Morrison, Herbert Stanley (1888-1965) 1st Baron Morrison of Lambeth, statesman
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274842 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P159944 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Herbert Stanley Morrison
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
The papers of Herbert Morrison
1949-1975: corresp and papers
Oxford University: Nuffield College Library
See Hazlehurst, Whitehead & Woodland, Guide to the papers of British cabinet ministers 1900-1964, 1996
1951: Foreign Office papers
The National Archives
1940-51: corresp with Clement Attlee
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 27633
1941-62: corresp with Lord Beaverbrook
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 19284 Aitken
1941-52: corresp with Sir Henry Dale
The National Archives
1944-49: corresp with Huw T Edwards
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 42410
1937: corresp with Lord Londonderry
Durham County Record Office
NRA 11528 Vane-Tempest-Stewart
1938-53: letters to the Manchester Guardian
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
NRA 18162 Guardian
1937-55: corresp with Frederic Osborn
Welwyn Garden City Central Library and Information Service
NRA 34633 Osborn
1950-63: corresp with Morgan Phillips
Labour History Archive and Study Centre (People's History Museum)
NRA 14863
1946: letters to Lord Samuel
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 11187
1952-57: corresp with RR Stokes
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Hazlehurst & Woodland, Guide to the papers of British cabinet ministers 1900-1951, 1974
biographical papers
London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections
NRA 30242 Jones