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World War II, 1939-1945 ,
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Tate Bomb Damage

Photograph of Tate Director John Rothenstein surveying the damage caused by a bomb which hit the Gallery on 16th September 1940.

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Tate Bomb Damage

Photograph of Tate Director John Rothenstein with Tate staff surveying the damage caused by a bomb which hit the Gallery on 16th September 1940.

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Tate Bomb Damage

Photograph of the damage to Tate caused by a bomb which hit the Gallery on 16th September 1940.

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Tate Bomb Damage

Photograph of Tate Director John Rothenstein surveying the damage caused by a bomb which hit the Gallery on 16th September 1940.

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Telegram from Chappin to Rothenstein Reporting Bomb Damage

Telegram from Tate Warder William Chappin, to Director John Rothenstein informing him about the bombing of the Gallery in December 1940.

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Report Prepared for the War Cabinet

A report prepared for the War Cabinet on the history of Tate during World War II. It includes such information as the evacuation of work to safe houses, the varied uses of the Gallery building, and the role of Tate staff during the war.

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Letter from Tate to the Ministry of Works Regarding Plans for Evacuation of Works

Letter, marked as 'secret', from Tate to the Ministry of Works regarding plans for the evacuation of artworks in the event of war.

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Letter from Ministry of Works Regarding Plans for Evacuation of Artworks

Letter from the Ministry of Works to John Rothenstein requesting information on the Gallery's plans for evacuation of artworks in the event of war.

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Order of Removal for Artworks stored in Green Park Station

Document providing instructions for storage of art works in Green Park station. During the second world war, Tate shared storage space in Green Park Station with the Museum of London.

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