Documents cited by Philip Ziegler

Catalogue ref. Date Description
Below is a list of documents at The National Archives which were cited by Philip Ziegler for his Official Biography of Edward VIII.
Cabinet Office Files
CAB 23/16 June 1918 - April 1918 War Cabinet and Cabinet minutes (37)
CAB 23/86 Oct 1936 - Dec 1936* Cabinet minutes
CAB 65/172 (7)(40)4 May 1940 - June 1940 Cabinet minutes
CAB 70 June 1940 - Dec 1940 Defence Committee (Supply) minutes (36)
CAB 127/155 Private Collections of Ministers and Officials Papers: Meeting of Ministers and Telegrams to the Dominion Governments on the Abdication of Edward VIII*
CAB 127/157 Nov 1936 - Dec 1936* Notes on the Events Leading up to the Abdication of Edward VIII
Foreign and Commonwealth Office Files
CO 23/712 1940 Development of Welfare programmes
CO 23/714 July 1943 - Jan 1944 Murder of Sir Harry Oakes: Deportation of Son-in-Law and Friend
CO 23/731 June 1942 - Aug 1944 Riots for Higher Wages by Unskilled Workers and Commission of Enquiry
CO 23/734 Mar 1943 - Jan 1944 Report of Select Committee Concerning Riots, Comments and recommendations
CO 23/736 June 1943 - Aug 1944 Appearance of Government Officials before House of Assembly Select Committee
DO 127/21 1936 Constitutional Crisis
FO 371 /20734 1937 Germany
FO 371 /24407 1940 Mr Sumner Welle's Mission to Europe, Peace Moves By Various Persons, German Peace Terms
FO 371/24491 1940 Anglo-Portuguese Relations
FO 371/24249 1940 Appointment of Duke of Windsor as Governor of the Bahamas
FO 371/26191 1941 Movement and Activities of Duke of Windsor
FO 837/858 1941 - 1942 Contraband Control: Axel Wennergren
FO 837/875 April 1942 Contraband Control: Black lists
FO 954/33 Private Papers of Sir Anthony Eden
Privy Council Files
PC 12/163 1937+ Privy Council, Membership of Duke of Windsor
National Archives Files
PRO 30/69/1753 Private Papers of Ramsey MacDonald
Treasury Solictors' Files
TS 22/1 1936* King Proctor's Papers, Simpson vs Simpson
War Office Files
WO 106/1678 Oct 1939 - May 1940 Reports by Liaison Officers at French Formations: Duke of Windsor's Visit to France
+ Previously closed for 75 years
* Previously closed for 100 years