September 27, 2010
On this date (27 September) in 1900, the first and most famous caricature of young Winston Churchill appeared in Vanity Fair magazine, just after Churchill’s return to England following his headline-making escape from the Boers, and just before Churchill’s first General Election as the Conservative candidate for Oldham.
September 20, 2010
On this day (20 September) in 1933, THE GREAT WAR - a serialization of Winston Churchill's epic, five volume history of the First World War - went on sale to the British public. But, to Churchill's horror, England's leaders already were unlearning the painful lessons of "The Great War."
September 11, 2010
Winston Churchill delivered two mighty speeches on two different September 11 occasions, one in 1914 at the outset of World War I and the other in 1940 at the height of the Battle of Britain.
September 6, 2010
The Churchill Archives Centre's recent announcement that it will go public online in 2012, brings further word from Archives Centre Director Allen Packwood of a major exhibition planned for New York City.
August 25, 2010
July 7, 2010
June 18, 2010
"Seventy years ago, on June 18, 1940, Winston Churchill...rose in the House of Commons and...sought to rally his countrymen with what has gone down in history as his 'finest hour' speech."
June 15, 2010
A London museum today acknowledged that a photograph of Winston Churchill hanging over the museum entrance had been digitally altered to erase the cigar from Churchill's mouth.
June 14, 2010
On this day in 1940, Paris fell to the Nazis. Eight years later, the first volume of Churchill's war memoirs was published in France. We have an extraordinarily rare SIGNED copy of this first volume.
June 9, 2010