Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier and Equity deuptation meet with Housing Minister

Made:
31 July 1957

PA Reuter photograph titled 'Equity deputation meets Minister on doomed theatre'. Caption on back reads: Actress Vivien Leigh, who wears an eye patch because of an insect bite, leaves with her husband, Sir Laurence Olivier, and other members of the Equity deputation which today (Wednesday) met Housing Minister Mr. Henry Brooke at the Ministry in Whitehall, London, in another move to save the St. James' Theatre, threatened with demolition. Left to right -- Mr. Sanderson 9Equity's General Secretary); Andre Morell; Vivien Leigh; Sir Laurence Olivier and Felix Aylmer.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30424
Materials:
ink, paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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