The Library of CongressExhibitionsChurchill Exhibition
Churchill and the Great Republic
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INTRODUCTION
TIMELINE
THEMES
  Forebears and Family
Warrior for Empire
Visits to America
American Presidents
The Communicator
The Politician
World War II
Cold Warrior
The Long Sunset
OBJECTS
Bill Mauldin. Lion shedding a tear, 1965
World War II veteran and cartoonist Bill Mauldin drew this symbol of a grieving Britain on the occasion of Churchill's death.

Object Details:
Ink, crayon, and white out drawing. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress (311)
© 1965 by Bill Mauldin
(Reproduced with permission)


Related Theme:
The Long Sunset
Image: Bill Mauldin. Lion shedding a tear, 1965
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