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BK17: Antiquarian Book Sale

Churchill and the War Rooms

Auction Lot BK17/232

Churchill and the War Rooms 27 large photographs in a folder of Churchill in his map room with Captain Pym, examples of his wall planning maps, photographs of staff and environment in the underground War Rooms, the elaborate bomb protection the building enjoyed; with a booklet, and Pym's obituary and facsimile letter referencing the maps.

Churchill and the War Rooms (BK17/232) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Auction starting on 15th March 2017 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Churchill and the War Rooms 27 large photographs in a folder of Churchill in his map room with Captain Pym, examples of his wall planning maps, photographs of staff and environment in the underground War Rooms, the elaborate bomb protection the building enjoyed; with a booklet, and Pym's obituary and facsimile letter referencing the maps.

The Noel Melville Richards Archive

This item is part of a 34 lot collection being sold at auction through Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood.

The WWII Archive of Noel Melville Richards OBE LVO

More Details

Notes

Some exceptional and rare photographs illustrating life in Churchill's war rooms.

Price Realised

£350

Department

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Fine Art Category

Military Books

Sale Information

BK17: Antiquarian Book Sale
Wednesday, 15th March 2017
Okehampton Street, Exeter

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