Published 28th February 2017
Part of an extensive WWII archive of Noel Melville Richards OBE, LVO included in the Antiquarian Book Auction on 15th March 2017 consists of 27 large photographs in a folder, of Winston Churchill in his map room with Captain Pym (BK17/232), examples of his wall planning maps, photographs of staff and environment in the underground War Rooms, the elaborate bomb protection the building enjoyed. This lot is being sold with a booklet and Pym's obituary and facsimile letter referencing the maps.
BK17/232 - Churchill and the War Rooms
There are some exceptional and rare photographs illustrating life in Churchill's War Rooms contained within this lot, which carries a pre-sale estimate of £350 - £500