Winston Churchill at the Raleigh Tavern

Title

Winston Churchill at the Raleigh Tavern

Subject

Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965
Great Britain. Prime Minister (1940-1945: Churchill)
Prime ministers - Great Britain
Visitors, Foreign - Great Britain
Raleigh Tavern (Williamsburg, Va.)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969

Description

Sir Winston Churchill's first visit to Colonial Williamsburg occurred after World War II and he was accompanied on his 1946 tour by General Dwight D. Eisenhower. After touring the College of William and Mary's historic Wren building, the group proceeded to a tea at the Raleigh Tavern. In this image, Churchill can be seen enjoying a clay pipe and a glass of cider.

Creator

Dementi, Frank

Date

03081946

Date Created

03081946

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

1951-1837

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Gelatin Silver Print

Physical Dimensions

8x10 inches

Files

1951-1837.jpg

Citation

Dementi, Frank , “Winston Churchill at the Raleigh Tavern ,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed September 22, 2018, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1669.