Photograph of plaque in Long Room at Lord's, commemorates cricketers who died in World Wars

Object Type
Photography/Photograph/Colour
Date Used
1948
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Brief Description
Colour photograph of a rectangular wall mounted white plaque. Engraved on the plaque is text, "TO THE MEMORY OF CRICKETERS / OF ALL LANDS WHO GAVE THEIR / LIVES IN THE CAUSE / OF FREEDOM / 1914 - 1918 * 1939 - 1945 / SECURE FROM CHANGE IN / THEIR HIGH-HEARTED WAYS". A yellow post-it note has been removed from photo, handwritten text reads, "Taken in the Long Room (Lords) just after the war (1948) (No photographs were supposed to be taken". Printed text inscription on reverse reads, "THIS PAPER / MANUFACTURED / BY KODAK".
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 98 W: 125mm (H: 3 7/8 W: 4 15/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1948
Location
In storage
Registration No
M13344

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