A 1928 magazine article about T.E. Lawrence.
One of T.E. Lawrence’s letters to Colonel Newcombe in which he apologizes for being a bad letter writer. “I owe you five letters! At first it wasn’t worth while for you were reported to me in one week as at Aleppo, Azrak Bagdad & Cairo: and then it became a habit…”
T.E. Lawrence’s rifle, a British short magazine Lee Enfield SMLE 3.
The rifle was presented to Lawrence by Prince Feisal. Lawrence used it for the rest of the war and later presented it to King George V.
His initials are carved on the side along with the date 4.12.16.
A 1932 review of T.E. Lawrence’s Odyssey translation from Literary Digest Magazine.
The photo caption reads, “This is ‘T.E. Shaw’ and don’t call him ‘Lawrence of Arabia” for that name has ‘become a great nuisance to him.’”
Up for auction here.
The 2014 Centenary of World War I Lawrence of Arabia coin. Available on Amazon if you are interested.
Winston Churchill at the unveiling of T.E. Lawrence’s memorial at the Oxford High School for Boys, October 1936.
The fireplace T.E. Lawrence’s room at Jesus College. He only lived on campus from April to June, 1908 and spent the rest of his college days living at home in his private bungalow built in the garden of the family home. The photographer noted that the rest of the room could not be photographed because students were still living there! Lucky students!