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Brown, George Alfred, (1914-1985), Baron George-Brown, politician

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Alternative name(s):
  • George-Brown (Also known as)
Surname: Brown
Forenames: George Alfred
Gender: Male
Date: 1914-1985
Title: Baron George-Brown
History: Politician. Labour MP for Belper 1945-1970. Deputy Leader of the Labour Party 1960. First Sec of State for the Dept of Economic Affairs 1964-1966. Foreign Secretary 1966-1968. Created life peer 1970.
Biography: ODNB link for Brown, George Alfred (1914-1985) Baron George Brown, politician
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274939 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P137830 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for George Alfred Brown
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1964-1967: Department of Economic Affairs: First Secretary of State and Secretary of State for Economic Affairs: Unregistered Papers
The National Archives, Kew
1945-1979: Records of the Department of Economic Affairs
The National Archives, Kew
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Hazlehurst, Whitehead & Woodland, Guide to the papers of British cabinet ministers 1900-1964, 1996
1945-54: corresp rel to colonial issues
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 16153 Fabian Bureau
1960-63: corresp with Lord Beaverbrook
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 19284 Aitken
1947-68: letters to Desmond Donnelly
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 41723
1956-68: corresp with Sir BH Liddell Hart
King's College London: Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives
NRA 19291