Catalogue description Ministry of Food: War History Papers

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Reference: MAF 152
Title: Ministry of Food: War History Papers

This series contains the working papers of R J Hammond, produced during his work on Food by R. J. Hammond, London 1951-1962

The papers concern the Ministry of Food's general policy, the problems of supply, rationing, emergency services and commodity controls. The series contains many transcripts and additional copies of items from the ministry's records, and also original documents, some from the highest levels of the department. At the end of the series are files of correspondence and papers concerning the work on the history.

Date: 1914-1962
Related material:

For the 'confidential print' version of the history see:

CAB 102

Separated material:

Other working papers for this publication are in:

Subsubseries within CAB 140

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 168 files and volumes
Access conditions: Open

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