Winston Churchill: A Legacy of leadership

Winston Churchill:  A Legacy of Leadership

An exhibition organized by the National Churchill Museum at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri.
November 17, 2018 – January 16, 2019

Midland County Public Libraries - Centennial Library
2503 W Loop 250N
Midland, Tx 79701

Generously sponsored by FMH Foundation and MCPL Foundation Carnegie Circle

This exhibit commemorates and celebrates the life, times, and distinguished career of Sir Winston Churchill.  It will inspire current and future leaders by his example of resilience, determination, and resolution.  

The exhibit will feature over 50 items.   Some outstanding items of interest are:

  • Five original paintings
  • Top hat signed by Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin
  • A Union Jack flag from the platform during the Iron Curtain Speech
  • Fountain pen used by President Kennedy to sign a Congressional   Resolution
  • Draft of the Iron Curtain Speech

The exhibit will also include an original oil on canvass painting by President George W. Bush who was inspired by Churchill as an artist.

MCPL will offer tours with a docent so visitors can gain a more thorough understanding and knowledge of the exhibit.  To schedule a tour, please call 742-7420.

Try out our scavenger hunt!

Grab a Scavenger Hunt page at the exhibit.  Look for the answers to the questions or blanks by looking and reading closely throughout the exhibit, and don’t forget to pay attention to the information inside the booklet. If you fill in an entire row horizontally or vertically with the correct answers, you’ll win a small prize! If you find the correct answers for the center tile, you’ll win a different prize. When you’re finished, please turn this sheet in to a member of the staff at the library for verification and to receive your prize. Limit two prizes per patron.