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Affectionately known as Dickie, Lord Mountbatten is probably best known for two things...

Friends, artists, intellectuals
Date published
13th June 2020

On September 26th, 1925 at 7:30 pm, BBC radio transmitted to every station throughout the British Isles a ten-minute excerpt from the screening of a silent film.

Friends, artists, intellectuals
Date published
31st March 2020

Three men are largely responsible for the early transformations in Charlie Chaplin’s political philosophies and understanding: Upton Sinclair, Max Eastman and writer/publisher Rob Wagner.

Friends, artists, intellectuals
Date published
2nd March 2020

Many snakes were hired during the making of The Circus ...

Revealing objects
Date published
10th January 2020

From Chaplin's cheques we can discover that ...

Revealing objects
Date published
12th March 2019

Sydney Chaplin, Charlie’s brother, carefully preserved some letters from Hannah to her sons.

Letters
Date published
12th March 2019