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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionLondon sleeps
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date24 Sep 1940
Embedded text or transcriptDreamland
Gad, Sir John, Beaverbrook is right. We must show Hitler we have command of the air, the seas, the land and the underground.
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
Low; David (1891-1963)
Anderson; John (1882-1958); 1st Viscount Waverley
NotesRepublished in David Low, Europe at War, (Penguin Books, 1941) dated 17 September 1940. Printed on opposite page: "Housing Londoners who have been bombed from their homes, and assuring sleeping shelter for the working population, became pressing problems." p.108.
Republished in David Low, Low's War Cartoons, Cresset Press, 1941.
SubjectsLondon Underground
World War 1939-1945
air-raid shelters
air raids
government ministers
Home front
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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