WORLD WAR II ORIGINAL PRESS PHOTOGRAPH OF WINSTON CHURCHILL

“The Prime Minster Visits Plymouth”

1941

War Office Photo [London]

6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches (Sepia-toned Gelatin Print)

Item Number: 207636

$250.00

Description

Typed paper caption, dated April 5, 1941, reads:
”BRITISH OFFICIAL PHOTO No. BH 5168. WAR OFFICE PHOTO. CROWN COPYRIGHT RESERVED.
“The Prime Minster, accompanied by Mrs. Churchill and Mr. Harriman (President Roosevelt’s special envoy) visited Plymouth and made a tour of inspection of the areas damaged in the recent heavy raid.
“The Prime Minster, Mrs. Churchill and Lady Astor, M.P. (Lord Mayor of Plymouth), who showed them round.”

The photograph is in very good condition with light creases to the lower right corner. The verso is backstamped: “Wide World Photos.”