Browse by Records Creators

Brook, Norman Craven, (1902-1967), 1st Baron Normanbrook, civil servant

This page summarises records created by this Person

The summary includes a brief description of the collection(s) (usually including the covering dates of the collection), the name of the archive where they are held, and reference information to help you find the collection.

Alternative name(s):
  • Normanbrook (Also known as)
Surname: Brook
Forenames: Norman Craven
Gender: Male
Date: 1902-1967
Title: 1st Baron Normanbrook
History: Civil servant. Cabinet Secretary 1947-1962. Joint permanent secretary, Treasury & head of the Home Civil Service 1956-1962.
Biography: ODNB link for Brook, Norman Craven (1902-1967) 1st Baron Normanbrook, civil servant
References: NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274940 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P140280 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Norman Craven Brook
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1942-1965: Cabinet Secretary's Notebooks
The National Archives, Kew
1945-49: corresp and papers
The National Archives
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Cook, Leonard & Leese, Sources in Contemporary British History, vol 2, 1994
1919-1993: slides of family holidays, and of official tours taken with the Prime Minister (c1950-69)
Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
See Annual Return 2014
1945-49: corresp with Clement Attlee
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 27633
1957-67: corresp with Lord Avon
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
NRA 28779 Eden
1941-57: corresp with Lord Cherwell
Oxford University: Nuffield College Library
NRA 16447
corresp with Sir Samuel Hoare
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 42205 Hoare