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POSTWAR Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Conservative Extrovert"


Date: 1949
Published: Acme Newspictures [New York]
Size (Details): 7 x 9 inches (Black and white Gelatin Print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207638

Description: Typed paper caption, dated February 25, 1949, reads:
"LONDON: Winston Churchill, conservative leader and wartime Prime Minster, shakes hands with admirers in London's South Hammersmith district in support of conservative candidate Anthony Fell. The by-election, regarded as a straw vote for the next national election, saw the laborites win again at the polls despite Mr. Churchill's efforts."

The photograph is in very good condition with a thin crease across the lower half and a few small creases around the corners. The verso is backstamped: "Acme Newpictures."

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