THE OUTBREAK OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR, SEPTEMBER 1939

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  • HU 5538
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Photographs
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1939-09-03
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  • object name: print
  • object category: Photography
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photographs

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The Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain, raising his hat to the crowd as he left 10 Downing Street on the day that Britain declared war on Germany, 3 September 1939.

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