Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)NC17/1
TitleEvent photographs
Extent572 items
DescriptionPhotographs taken at various political and public events. The majority of these are press photographs, but some other photographs are also included.

This includes photographs of Neville and Anne Chamberlain: delivering speeches; at ceremonial events such as opening ceremonies for buildings; on official visits; at public engagements such as major dinners and parties; during international conferences; and during other political events such as Budget Day. Some of the major events included are: the September 1938 crisis and Neville Chamberlain's meetings with Adolf Hitler in Germany leading to the signing of the Munich Agreement; Chamberlain's visit to Italy in 1939; the Lausanne Conference of 1932; and the Ottawa Conference of 1932.

Family and personal events (such as weddings and holidays) are not included in this sub-series (see NC17/2 and NC17/4 for these photographs). Events connected with members of the family other than Neville and Anne are also not included (see NC17/4 for these photographs).
Access StatusOpen
Custodial HistoryFormerly numbered NC17/6-10 (part of this number only).


    Some of our most significant collections