Unique IDCWGC/1/1/13/76
File NumberSDC 38
TitleAppointment Of Permanent Vice-Chairman


DescriptionMain topics: choice of Ware for Vice-Chairmanship; negotiations with Treasury re tenure of the post and salary.
Content NoteIncluding:Draft by Ware for letter to be sent by Lord Derby to Commissioners re proposal to appoint Ware as Vice-Chairman; 24 Oct. 1917.Letter from Ware to W. Churchill re continuation of his work for the Commission; with part of MS. draft; 10 Feb. 1919.Letter from A. Chamberlain to H. Ellissen re salary for Vice-Chairman; 19 May 1919.
Date24/10/1917 - 6/5/1949
Extent1 file

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