Catalogue description Foreign Office and Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Information Research Department; Registered Files (O and RJ Prefix)

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Reference: FCO 168
Title: Foreign Office and Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Information Research Department; Registered Files (O and RJ Prefix)
Description:

The collection contains policy files of the Information Research Department in different series documenting the policy and workings of the IRD in different areas of the world. It also contains general admin files on the day to day running of the department.

Date: 1953-1986
Arrangement:

This series is arranged by file prefix order.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: O and RJ prefix
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Information Research Department, 1968-1977

Foreign Office, Information Research Department, 1948-1968

Physical description: 6356 file(s)
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

From 2018 Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Selection and destruction information: Selected under Records Collection Policy
Accruals: Series is accruing

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