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Lottery money to buy Churchill letters

Title
Lottery money to buy Churchill letters
Genre
Interview
TX Date
27 Apr 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:01:07
Description
It is planned to buy former UK Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s letters for the nation using lottery money. Dr Piers Brendon, director of the archive at Churchill College, Cambridge, where the papers are kept, explains what they consist of. Interviewer not heard. Sound is in mono.
Contributors
Piers Brendon
Keywords
Second World War (1939-1945); National lotteries; Records and correspondence; Churchill College Cambridge; University of Cambridge; Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

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