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Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Minister of Munitions"


Date: 1917
Published: International Magazine Service [Stockholm, Sweden]
Size (Details): (3 5/8 x 5 1/8 inches black & white gelatin print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207393

Description: A hand-written caption on the verso reads: "1917. As Minister of Munitions Winston Churchill toured the country whipping up national support for an arms drive."

This small, pocket-sized print does not date from 1917 but it is quite old and in very good condition. The verso is twice backstamped: "International Magazine Service" and "Agence de Presse Dalmas."

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All PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS are original vintage prints from the archives of newspaper and wire services, with original paper captions still attached, unless otherwise stated.










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