EMBLETON, Edwin J (b 1907)

Scope and Content

Printed Ministry of Information propaganda publications, 1939-1945, on the British forces, the Home Front andthe Empire, including volumes, booklets, leaflets, cartoon books, magazines, postcards and pictorial material in English, French, Dutch, Spanish, Russian and Arabic. Also, Ministry of Information 'Map series', 12 booklets of maps and graphics, to be used by the press.

Administrative / Biographical History

Born 1907; Studio Manager, Ministry of Information, 1939-1945, in charge of the visual aspect of all homeand overseas propaganda.


12 files.

Access Information

Open, subject to signature of reader's undertaking form.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Centre in 1995.

Other Finding Aids

Summary guide entry on-line at http://www.kcl.ac.uk/lhcma/top.htm, and published in hard copy.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish originalmaterial should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archive Services.