Uncorrected transcript of the tapes of Edmund Dell's diary as Paymaster-General, with original tapes annotated with dates of entries and band numbers. In a note accompanying the collection Mr Dell recommends readers to check the transcript against the tapes because they were transcribed by a secretary unfamiliar with the names and places referred to and there are many inaccuracies in the text.
Edmund Dell's Diary
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. c. 4828-32, d. 2572
- Dates of Creation1974-5
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description6 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Edmund Dell was Paymaster-General, 1974-5, in the Labour Government.
Conditions Governing Access
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The transcript and tapes were given to the Library by Edmund Dell in 1993.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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