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Pakenham, Francis Aungier, (1905-2001), 7th Earl of Longford, politician, writer, and philanthropist

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Alternative name(s):
  • Longford (Also known as)
Surname: Pakenham
Forenames: Francis Aungier
Gender: Male
Date: 1905-2001
Title: 7th Earl of Longford
History: Politician and campaigner. Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, 1947-1948. Minister of Civil Aviation, 1948-51. Leader of the House of Lords, 1964-1968. One of the three chairmen of the (Longford, Stewart, Crossman) Youth Enquiry, 1967-1968.
Biography: ODNB link for Pakenham, Francis Aungier (1905-2001) 7th Earl of Longford, politician, writer, and philanthropist
References: Who's Who 1999; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274956 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P136302 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Francis Aungier Pakenham
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1962-1969: Youth Enquiry (Longford, Stewart and Crossman Enquiry): Records
The National Archives, Kew
c1970-85: corresp and papers
Tullynally Castle
NRA 30594 Pakenham

See Hazlehurst, Whitehead & Woodland, Guide to the papers of British cabinet ministers 1900-1964, 1996
1949-63: corresp with Lord Beaverbrook
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 19284 Aitken
c1943-63: corresp with Lord Beveridge
London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections
NRA 25115
1931-51: corresp with Lord Cherwell
Oxford University: Nuffield College Library
NRA 16447
1933-63: corresp with Mary Childers
Trinity College Dublin
NRA 23149 Childers
1948-63: corresp with Sir Victor Gollancz
Warwick University: Modern Records Centre
NRA 40639
1950-69: corresp of him and his wife with Sir BH Liddell Hart
King's College London: Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives
NRA 19291