Collections listing for "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION"

Showing 81 - 90 of 5182 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • ANTI-GAS CLOTHING FOR AIR RAID WARDENS, 1941

    ANTI-GAS CLOTHING FOR AIR RAID WARDENS, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    A half length portrait of an Air Raid Warden wearing gas protective clothing, gas mask and steel helmet. The gas protection outfit is an oilskin overall, similar in style to Churchill's 'siren suit'.

  • THE WORK OF THE MERCHANT NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1943

    THE WORK OF THE MERCHANT NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    A head and shoulders portrait of merchant seaman Salam Mohamid of Aden. Mr Mohamid had previously served for four years in the Royal Navy, and saw service on HMS SHANTA in the early stages of the war. A wireless can be seen behind him in the bottom left...

  • BELGIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN IN LONDON, ENGLAND, 1940

    BELGIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN IN LONDON, ENGLAND, 1940

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    A group of eight young Belgian refugees smile for the camera at their billet, somewhere in London.

  • YMCA SNAPSHOTS FROM HOME: CIVILIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS AT WORK, UK, 1944

    YMCA SNAPSHOTS FROM HOME: CIVILIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS AT WORK, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    A portrait of smiling amateur photographer Mrs Lorna Nickel as she takes a photograph in the garden of a home in Harrow Weald.

  • LIBERATED RUSSIAN PRISONERS IN ENGLAND: EVERYDAY LIFE AT THEIR CAMP IN WORTHING, SUSSEX, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    LIBERATED RUSSIAN PRISONERS IN ENGLAND: EVERYDAY LIFE AT THEIR CAMP IN WORTHING, SUSSEX, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    Junior Lieutenant Nazhmydin Nagoev plays a tune on his home-made balalaika in the dormitory of his camp in Worthing, Sussex. The balalaika was made from old scraps of wood which he found around the camp.

  • AT AN ATS MOTOR TRANSPORT COMPANY TRAINING CENTRE, CAMBERLEY, SURREY, 1942

    AT AN ATS MOTOR TRANSPORT COMPANY TRAINING CENTRE, CAMBERLEY, SURREY, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    A portrait of an ATS FANY Lance Corporal as she sits at the wheel of her vehicle. She is an instructor at a Ministry of Transport Training Centre, somewhere in 'Southern Command', probably at Camberley, Surrey.

  • AGRICULTURE IN BRITAIN: LIFE ON GEORGE CASELY'S FARM, DEVON, ENGLAND, 1942

    AGRICULTURE IN BRITAIN: LIFE ON GEORGE CASELY'S FARM, DEVON, ENGLAND, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    George Casely raise his pitchfork in salute in this three-quarter length portrait. He appears to be singing or speaking.

  • THE WORK OF THE MERCHANT NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1943

    THE WORK OF THE MERCHANT NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    A head and shoulders portrait of Albert Marshall. Marshall is a fireman from Ceylon. He served with the Royal Navy in the First World War, and with the Merchant Navy from the beginning of the Second World War. He has sailed on the Arctic route and to...

  • DIPHTHERIA IMMUNISATION SCHEME, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1941

    DIPHTHERIA IMMUNISATION SCHEME, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    Ronald Ford (aged 7) climbs on railings in his school playground to show that there are no ill effects following his inoculation against diphtheria, which took place the day before (7 May 1941) at Argyle Street School Clinic.

  • MEND AND MAKE DO: DRESSMAKING CLASSES IN LONDON, 1943

    MEND AND MAKE DO: DRESSMAKING CLASSES IN LONDON, 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    Mrs Bolton at work on a sewing machine during a Make Do and Mend class in the office of the Kennington branch of the Labour Party. She is making a coat for her 16 year old daughter on the sewing machine that she has bought to the class as part of the...

Pages