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BK17: Antiquarian Book Sale

Winston Churchill/ the A Bomb

Auction Lot BK17/257

Winston Churchill/ the A Bomb 4 pp facsimile printed agreement signed by Franklin D Roosevelt, and Winston S Churchill - Articles of Agreement between the USA and the UK in the matter of Tube Alloys, on the potential use of the A Bomb, dated 19th August 1943.

Winston Churchill/ the A Bomb (BK17/257) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Auction starting on 15th March 2017 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Winston Churchill/ the A Bomb 4 pp facsimile printed agreement signed by Franklin D Roosevelt, and Winston S Churchill - Articles of Agreement between the USA and the UK in the matter of Tube Alloys, on the potential use of the A Bomb, dated 19th August 1943.

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


Tube Alloys was the code name for the first ever clandestine nuclear research programme. A facsimile signed document of some considerable significance, as the original may no longer be in official files, as it is likely to have been superseded by a more formal document.


£500 - £750


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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