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Churchill and the Great Republic
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INTRODUCTION
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Warrior for Empire
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American Presidents
The Communicator
The Politician
World War II
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The Long Sunset
OBJECTS
Image: United Press. "Irish Minute Men" Picket Churchill, 1953
United Press. "Irish Minute Men" Picket Churchill, 1953
While highly regarded in the United States, Churchill's popularity was by no means universal. As Churchill met with Eisenhower in Bernard Baruch's New York City apartment (January 1953), picketers from a group called the "Irish Minute Men" demonstrated outside.
Object Details:
Photograph. New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress (283)
NYWT&S 1016997


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