Series L1 - Domestic politics

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Domestic politics


  • 1907-1996 (Creation)

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17 boxes

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The series comprises correspondence and papers relating to political subjects, among them social services, the House of Lords, pensions, housing, regionalism and metrication. Several of the files relate to the Labour Party.

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Arranged chronologically by and within each file. Files on related themes or subjects have been brought together.

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Some papers relating to Labour Party policies on British education are in Class E.

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Preferred citation: L1

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  • Text: L1.