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Law, Richard Kidston, (1901-1980), 1st Baron Coleraine, politician

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Alternative name(s):
  • Coleraine (Also known as)
  • Ellenborough (Also known as)
Surname: Law
Forenames: Richard Kidston
Gender: Male
Date: 1901-1980
Title: 1st Baron Coleraine
History: Politician. Unionist, then Conservative MP from 1931-1954. Served as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Foreign Office from 1941-1943, and as Minister of State for the Foreign Office from 1943-1945. He was created Viscount in 1954
Biography: ODNB link for Law, Richard Kidston (1901-1980) 1st Baron Coleraine, politician
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274820 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P146163 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Richard Kidston Law
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
private office papers
The National Archives
See Hazlehurst, Whitehead & Woodland, Guide to the papers of British cabinet ministers 1900-1964, 1996
1957-77: corresp with Lord Avon
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
NRA 28779 Eden
1938-67: corresp with PV Emrys-Evans
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1942-54: letters to the Manchester Guardian
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
NRA 18162 Guardian