Richmond's 'Imps' : The Junior Imperial League in the 1920s

Woodbridge, Steven (2016) Richmond's 'Imps' : The Junior Imperial League in the 1920s. Richmond History Journal(37), pp. 64-69. ISSN (print) 0263-0958

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During the 1920s, the Conservative Party, under leader Stanley Baldwin, was keen to reach out to the 'younger generation' and create a new wave of Conservative activists. Much effort was thus placed into the growth of the 'Junior Imperial League' (JIL). This article explores the nature of one such JIL branch at local level in Richmond.

Item Type: Article
Research Area: History
Politics and international studies
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (until 2017) > School of Economics, History and Politics (from November 2012)
Depositing User: Steven Woodbridge
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2016 13:33
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2016 19:27

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