• CPA Shop

    The Conservative Party Archive produces a small range of merchandise developed from our historic election poster imagery. 

  • Posters

    Images of over 100 years of Conservative Party election posters are freely available to view online or download.

  • Speeches

    Transcripts of over 50,000 speeches made by Conservative Party Prime Ministers, Ministers and Shadow Ministers since 1950 are held, as well as extracts from other significant speeches dating back to 1893.  



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Duke Humfrey's Reading Room
Old Bodleian Library
Oxford, OX1 3BG

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About Us

When and how the CPA was created; its ongoing relationship with the Conservative Party; its funding position; and its collection policy

What's in the CPA?

A summary of the main components of the CPA; Links to the online catalogue; more in-depth and downloadable Guide to holdings; and lists of newly de-classified material 

Using the Archive

Essential information on Bodleian Library entry requirements; appointments and how to request material.


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