General correspondence

Scope and Content

Including: Agenda, minutes and draft resolutions of Board meetings; Copy of speech by Dr A Fleck, 'Deposits of Potassium Salts in North-East Yorkshire'; Copy of booklet the 'Indian Chemical Industry', original of which was presented personally to Mr Nehru; ICI 'Joint opinion' of Sir Andrew Clark and J W Brunyate in reply to the pamphlet 'Labour Believes in Britain' approved at the Labour Party conference which posed a threat in the form of Nationalisation; Copy of Sir Frederick Bain's speech at the centenary of the Chemical Industry; Copy of 'The Next Five Years' - report by Federation of British Industries; Report by Lord McGowan on his visit to Egypt, East and South Africa; Correspondence concerning Lord McGowan's resignation as chairman of the Board and his appointment as Honorary President