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World War II Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Premier Back in London from Atlantic Conference"


Date: September 8, 1941
Published: Wide World Photos/The New York Times [New York]
Size (Details): 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches (Black & White Gelatin Print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207282

Description: Typed paper caption reads:
"Mr. Churchill arrived back in London this morning after his meeting at sea with President Roosevelt.
Destroyers escorted the 35,000 tons "Prince of Wales" on the westward voyage; destroyers met the battleship on the homeward journey, which Mr. Churchill broke at Iceland to inspect British and U.S. troops stations there. He also inspected a great convoy of merchant ships homeward bound with supplies from America.
WIDE WORLD PHOTO shows: The Prime Minster greets Mrs. Churchill as he arrives in London today."

The photograph is in very good condition with some faint creases and a short, closed tear not affecting the image. The verso is backstamped: "Wide World Photos" and "New York Times."

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