©BBC General Election Studio


Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace
London, United Kingdom

Television studio at Alexandra Palace during first pioneering General Election broadcast. H. Field, statistician, and the three commentators, David Butler, Research student at Nuffield College, R.B. McCallum, Fellow of Pembroke College, Oxford, and the author of 'The British General Election of 1945', and Chester Wilmot, who was in direct telephonic communication with the News Room at Broadcasting House throughout the transmission.


  • Title: ©BBC General Election Studio
  • Date Created: 1950-02-23
  • Location: Alexandra Palace, London
  • Subject Keywords: Television
  • Type: Photograph
  • Original Source: BBC Photo Library
  • Rights: (c) BBC

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