Letters to Basil Dean

Scope and Content

  • DEA/5/1/1, J.B. Abraham, Air Ministry, 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/2, Actors' National Service Association, 1 item, 1939.
  • DEA/5/1/3, William Maxwell Aitken, Baron Beaverbrook, 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/4-5, Albert Victor Alexander, 2 items, 1942, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/6, Esther Ellen Alexander, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/7-9, General Sir Harold Alexander, 3 items, 1943-1944.
  • DEA/5/1/10-11, Leopold Stennett Amery, 2 items, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/12, Hon. John Jacob Astor, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/13-14, Field Marshal Sir Claude Auchinleck, 2 items, 1945-1946.
  • DEA/5/1/15-16, Arthur Balfour, Baron Riverdale, 2 items, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/17-18, Harold Balfour, 2 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/19-23, Rowland Baring, Earl of Cromer, 5 items, 1943-1945.
  • DEA/5/1/24, (James) Alan Barlow, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/25-26, Sir Kenneth Barnes, 2 items, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/27-39, Hugh (Binkie) Beaumont, 13 items, 1944-1945.
  • DEA/5/1/40-41, John Hay Beith (Ian Hay), 2 items, 1939.
  • DEA/5/1/42, Col. Joseph Benskin, 1 item, n.d. [?1940].
  • DEA/5/1/43, Lt. Gen. Sir Noel Beresford-Peirse, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/44-45, Hon. Lionel Berry, 2 items, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/46-47, Ernest Bevin, 2 items, 1940, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/48, Lt. Col. The Hon. Christopher Birdwood, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/49, William Birdwood, Baron Birdwood, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/50, Maj. Gen. A.R. Bolling, U.S. Forces, European Theater, 1 item, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/51-52, Lady (Helen) Violet Bonham Carter, 2 items, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/53-55, Brendan Bracken, 3 items, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/56, Dame Lilian Braithwaite, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/57, Ethel (Maie), Lady Casey, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/58-61, Sir Lewis Casson, 4 items, 1941-1945.
  • DEA/5/1/62-77, Relating to the Central Committee, 16 items, 1940-1941.
  • DEA/5/1/78-83, Charles B. Cochran, 6 items, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/84, C.S. Coetzee, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/85, Alfred Duff Cooper, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/86, Brig. Gen. L.C. Craigie, U.S. Army, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/87, Harry Parr Davies, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/88-89, Geoffrey Dawson, The Times, 2 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/90, C.H. de Sausmarez, 1 item, n.d.
  • DEA/5/1/91, Sir William Sholto Douglas, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/92, Respecting Sir Herbert Dunnico, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/93-101, Godfrey Elton, Baron Elton, 9 items, 1943-1946.
  • DEA/5/1/102-104, Respecting E.N.S.A. Ltd, 3 items, 1948.
  • DEA/5/1/105, Reginald Fletcher, Baron Winster, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/106, Robert Foot, B.B.C., 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/107, Gen. Harold Franklyn, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/108, Val Gielgud, 1 item, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/109, Paul Goldberg, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/110, John Gordon, Sunday Express, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/111, Arthur Greenwood, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/112, Sir (Percy) James Grigg, 1 item, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/113-114, William Haley, Director General, B.B.C., 2 items, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/115-116, Sir John Martin Harvey, 2 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/117, E.H. ("Patsy") Hendren, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/118-119, Leslie Henson, 2 items, 1947, 1950.
  • DEA/5/1/120-121, Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, 2 items, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/122, R.J.F. Howgill, B.B.C., 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/123, Walter H. Humphreys, 1 item, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/124-128, Jack Hylton, 5 items, 1942-1945.
  • DEA/5/1/129-131, Respecting Jack Hylton, 3 items, 1942-1943.
  • DEA/5/1/132, Imperial War Museum, 1 item, 1957.
  • DEA/5/1/133, G.H. Ince, 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/134, Lt. Gen. Hastings Ismay, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/135, Naomi Jacob, 1 item, n.d.
  • DEA/5/1/136, Ronald Jeans, 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/137, Barry Jones, 1 item, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/138-139, Capt. Richard Kelly, 2 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/140, Sir Walter Lamb, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/141, Richard Law, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/142-145, Gertrude Lawrence, 4 items, 1943-1946.
  • DEA/5/1/146, Marjorie Lawrence, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/147-151, Respecting Marjorie Lawrence, 5 items, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/152-153, Frederick Leathers, Viscount Leathers, 2 items, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/154, Lt. Gen. Sir Oliver Leese, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/155-156, William Lorraine, 2 items, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/157, Claire Luce, 1 item, n.d.
  • DEA/5/1/158, Maj. Gen. T. Malinowski, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/159, Capt. Roger Marley, 1 item, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/160, Vincent Massey, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/161, Lady May of Weybridge, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/162, Sir Eugen Millington-Drake, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/163-175, Sir Walter Monckton, 13 items, 1944-52.
  • DEA/5/1/176, Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Moore, 1 item, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/177, John Moore-Brabazon, Baron Brabazon of Tara, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/178-179, Herbert Morrison, 2 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/180-184, Lady Louis Mountbatten, 5 items, 1943-1946.
  • DEA/5/1/185, Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/186-188, Respecting National Service Entertainment, 3 items, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/189, Joseph Sinclair Nicholson, 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/190, Basil E. Nicolls, B.B.C., 1 item, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/191-193, Harold Nicolson, 3 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/194, Frederick Ogilvie, Director General, B.B.C., 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/195-196, Roger Ould, 2 items, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/197, Henry Page, Baron Croft, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/198, Lt. Col. L.C. Palk, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/199, Air Marshal Sir Keith Park, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/200, John Parker, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/201, Reginald Pound, 1 item, 1940.
  • DEA/5/1/202, Hartley Power, 1 item, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/203-204, Alec Rea, 2 items, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/205, Professor Sir Charles Reilly, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/206, Lt. Commander Ralph Richardson, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/207, Duncan Sandys, 1 item, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/208, G.F. Saskin, Russian Embassy, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/209-211, Sir (Felix) Victor Schuster, Bart, 3 items, 1944-1945.
  • DEA/5/1/212, Hugh Seely, Baron Sherwood, 1 item, 1941.
  • DEA/5/1/213, Sir John Shute, 1 item, 1946.
  • DEA/5/1/214, Sir Archibald Sinclair, 4th Bart, 1 item, 1939.
  • DEA/5/1/215, Maj. Paul Slessor, Toc H, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/216-217, Gen. William Slim, 2 items, 1945.
  • DEA/5/1/218, A.J. Sylvester, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/219, Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Tedder, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/220, Margaret (Maggie) Teyte, 1 item, n.d.
  • DEA/5/1/221-226, William Tyrrell, Baron Tyrrell, 6 items, 1944-1945.
  • DEA/5/1/227-229, George Villiers, Earl of Clarendon, 3 items, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/230, Evelyn Walkden, 1 item, 1942.
  • DEA/5/1/231, Sir Pelham Warner, 1 item, 1943.
  • DEA/5/1/232, Lt. Col. F.S. Warren, 1 item, 1948.
  • DEA/5/1/233, Sir Victor Warrender, Bart, 1 item, 1939.
  • DEA/5/1/234, G.M. Wilson, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/235, Muriel (Jessie), Lady Wood, 1 item, 1944.
  • DEA/5/1/236-238, Respecting Works Concert Parties, 3 items, 1945.