This week's offering from the London Metropolitan Archives, and the political powerhouse that was the Parks and Open Spaces Committee:
LCC/MIN/09014: London County Council, Parks and Open Spaces Committee: Presented Papers 1942-43
The POSC meeting of 26 February 1943 considered the following:
- Letter from the Ministry of Information, dated 12 February 1943, re proposal to erect a plaque at 8 Gray's Inn Place to commemorate the fact that Sun Yat-Sen had lived there from 1896. The letter makes clear that this was a gesture to keep the Chinese sweet...