Return of Magna Carta to British Government

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Title

Return of Magna Carta to British Government

Subject

International relations and culture
Magna Carta
Balfour, John, 1894-1983
Evans, Luther Harris, 1902-1981

Description

Is not Sunday Dept.
Has contact prints
[Caption 1]Commander in Marine Barracks in Washington, transfer made outside Library of Congress. Release on these ceremonies enclosed in envelope.

Navy pictures

Arriving at 9 P.M. on Eastern 62

Waybill 67-87-10

Kaufman,

Washington, Jan. 11.

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[Caption 2] Roll two--Return of magna carta to the British Government:

Pictures one (1) John Belfor, British Embassy, Dr. Luther H. Evans with charter: (2-3) next set Major J.G. Lockart, private secretary to Halifax: Dr. Evans carrying charter to box for crating. (4) Belfor in background, and next three show lowering of charter into box. Left to right (5-6-7) Robert Wertz. Gardenter, Lewis L. Cogan, Assistant Superintendent Library Building and Parks, Dr. Evans, Belfor, Major Lockhart, Charles Beach, metal worker, and next (8) Beach and Wertz soldering tin cases, and last shot -- (9) transfer of charter to colonel Ivan Ferguson Macleod Macalpine of Black Watch b Colonel Donald K. Kendall.

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(handwritten) (1/11/46 - 9PM - Tames)
Digitized for the New York Times in 2018 by students at Pratt Institute's School of Information.

Creator

George Tames

Source

Washington, DC Bureau
New York Times Photo Archive

Publisher

The New York Times

Date

1946
1/11/46

Rights

All rights reserved. For reproduction & use information, please contact the New York Times.

Format

.TIFF

Language

English

Identifier

1504C

Coverage

Washington, DC

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Citation

George Tames, “Return of Magna Carta to British Government,” George Tames: New York Times Photographer , accessed October 22, 2021, http://nytames.prattsi.org/items/show/176.

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