Government Departments: War Office- General (Assorted Files)
4 sub-files of correspondence with the War Office on assorted matters. Consists of:
1) Correspondence with regard to Markings on Enemy Weapons: Request to the War Office by the Museum for help in identifing markings on captured enemy weapons. War Office response to this.
2) Correspondence between Sir Herbert Creedy and War Office: Correspondence of IWM trustee Sir Herbert Creedy with the War Office regarding the Museum. Topics covered include circular to Navy and Army requesting material for Museum, arrangements to try and collect material for Museums, possibility of touring exhibition being donated to the Museum, types of souvenir to be collected.
3) Director of Public Relations: Brief correspondence with Director of Public Relations regarding preservation of war film.
4) Film Censorship, Curzon Street Cinema: Correspondence and documents relating to film censorship and other film matters. Includes notofication of preview of military film, notice that Curzon Street Cinema has been requisitioned by Army Kinematograph Directorate, correspondence regarding film censorship.