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

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  • WAR INDUSTRY, UK, c 1942 WAR INDUSTRY, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    A group of women sort brass discs at a factory, somewhere in Britain. These discs will be used in the manufacture of cannon shells.

  • WAR INDUSTRY: DIAMONDS IN WAR USE, UK, c 1942 WAR INDUSTRY: DIAMONDS IN WAR USE, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    A diamond specialist examines the quality of a diamond at a factory, somewhere in Britain. Diamonds are used in precision machinery, such as drills.

  • WAR INDUSTRY, UK, c 1942 WAR INDUSTRY, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Miss Dorothy Hargreaves works a surface grinder at a factory, somewhere in Britain.

  • WAR INDUSTRY, UK, 1941 WAR INDUSTRY, UK, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    A general view of women engaged in shell production at a factory, somewhere in Britain. According to the original caption, they are "heading shell cases".

  • WAR INDUSTRY, UK, 1941 WAR INDUSTRY, UK, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Women work draw presses at a shell factory, somewhere in Britain.

  • A ROYAL VISIT TO THORP ARCH ROYAL ORDNANCE FACTORY, WETHERBY, YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1941 A ROYAL VISIT TO THORP ARCH ROYAL ORDNANCE FACTORY, WETHERBY, YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Munitions workers cheer and clap as HM King George VI and HM Queen Elizabeth leave ROF Thorp Arch following a visit to watch the women at work in this filling factory.

  • LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942 LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Off-duty munitions workers make use of the laundry facilities in their munitions factory hostel.

  • LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942 LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Off-duty munitions workers make use of the hairdressing facilities in their munitions factory hostel. Here one woman washes the hair of her friend at a sink complete with specially-designed taps.

  • LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942 LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Three off-duty munitions workers look at a blackboard on which is chalked a reminder notice about the evening's events at their munitions factory hostel. The entertainment is due to begin at 8 o'clock and will consist of a dance with cabaret artistes...

  • WAR INDUSTRY: STEN GUN PRODUCTION, UK, c 1942 WAR INDUSTRY: STEN GUN PRODUCTION, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    Miss Alice Haslett and Miss Vera Walshe assemble Sten gun components at an ordnance factory, somewhere in Britain.

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