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Letter advocating a meeting between the US President and the British Prime Minister to galvanise Anglo-American co-operation

Citation: Eliot, George Fielding (1940) Letter advocating a meeting between the US President and the British Prime Minister to galvanise Anglo-American co-operation. No Publisher, usny. (Unpublished)

Eliot deals with the effects of such a meeting upon British and American public opinion, the psychological impact that such a meeting would have upon the Axis powers, the persuasive effect that such a relationship would have upon hitherto unaligned nations as well as problems of logistics. Eliot's favoured location for the meeting is Rekjavik.

Additional Information: Department: UK; Creators: George Fielding Eliot (Author and commentator); Recipients: S. L. Childs (Counselor of UK Embassy to US); Writing format: Print;
Creators: Eliot, George Fielding and
Subjects: Politics
History
Keywords: Formal letter, United Kingdom, United of States of America, Germany, France, Soviet Union, Iceland,
Divisions: Institute of Latin American Studies
Collections: Atlantic Archive: UK-US Relations in an Age of Global War 1939-1945
Dates:
  • 7 January 1940 (completed)
References: TNA Reference: FO 115/ 3427 - Prime Minister's meeting with the President 1941; Project Record ID: A00001845;

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