Robert Maxwell(1923-1991), Newspaper proprietor and publisher
(Ian) Robert Maxwell
Sitter in 9 portraits
East-European born entrepreneur, publisher and newspaper magnate; came to England 1940, built up publishing business at Pergamon Press in post-war years; Labour MP for Buckingham (1964-70); bought Mirror Group Newspapers, 1984; after his death at sea his financial empire was the subject of investigations.
by Peter Keen
35mm colour slide, mid 1960s
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