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  • Study for 'Riveters' (LD1375)

    Study for 'Riveters' (LD1375)

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 1628

    Image: a figure wearing goggles crouches down over a sheet of metal holding a rivet gun.

  • Study for 'Riveters' - Riveting a Pipe, 1940

    Study for 'Riveters' - Riveting a Pipe, 1940

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1940-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1623

    image: Squared sketch of four figures engaged in riveting a large pipe. One figure sits inside ready to receive the rivet as it is hammered through from the outside by two others. Another figure looks through the far end of the pipe at the work being...

  • Finishers Working On Blue Greatcoats

    Finishers Working On Blue Greatcoats

    (art) Made by: Keeling, Pegaret 1943

    Art.IWM ART 17419

    image: a group of women sit along either side of a long wooden table, sideways on to the viewer. They are all concentrating on sewing the blue greatcoats in their laps. The table in front of them is covered in pieces of fabric, sewing scissors and thread.

  • A Sunday Morning with the Home Guard: Enemy HQ Taken at the Point of the Bayonet

    A Sunday Morning with the Home Guard: Enemy HQ Taken at the Point of the Bayonet

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1892

    image: A group of home guards are seen rushing down a country lane and turning to the right through a gate next to a house. There is one soldier lagging behind further down the lane.

  • A.R.P. Messenger

    A.R.P. Messenger

    (art) Made by: Curr, Thomas

    Art.IWM ART 15864

    image: A male ARP messenger, wearing dark ARP uniform and steel helmet and with a messenger bag over his shoulders, is shown in profile riding a bicycle. In the background is a silhouetted cityscape, the dark sky illuminated by three searchlight beams.

  • Sitting Round the Stove Splicing Balloon Cords

    Sitting Round the Stove Splicing Balloon Cords

    (art) Made by: Sonnis, Alexander 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 2112

    image: A group of RAF personnel sit on benches circling a large black stove, which has a thick pipe that reaches to the ceiling. They are at work splicing balloon cords. One of them sits on a separate stool in the left foreground, facing the viewer.

  • Experimental Camouflage : fixing nets on model aircraft

    Experimental Camouflage : fixing nets on model aircraft

    (art) Made by: Hall, Eric L 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3022

    Image: A woman leans over a model plane on a table, attaching camouflage nets to its frame. In the workshop behind her is a model village on a table.

  • Experimental Camouflage : inspecting camouflage nets suspended over water to conceal it from the air

    Experimental Camouflage : inspecting camouflage nets suspended over water to conceal it from the air

    (art) Made by: Hall, Eric L

    Art.IWM ART LD 3021

    Image: A view of a pond from a boat. On the pond are floating supports, suspending a large camouflage net over the water. To the right is another boat containing three men inspecting the nets.

  • Study for 'Shipbuilding on the Clyde' - Pulling an Angle-iron from a Furnace.  Provisional study for 'Furnaces'

    Study for 'Shipbuilding on the Clyde' - Pulling an Angle-iron from a Furnace. Provisional study for 'Furnaces'

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1940-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 6008 131

    image recto: squared studies, similar to IWM ART LD 6008 120, showing men pulling a hot angle-iron from a furnace, braced against each other in the effort to pull the heavy weight. A central incomplete study shows three men working on the iron 'dogs...

  • Children in School at Gas Mask Drill

    Children in School at Gas Mask Drill

    (art) Made by: Macpherson, Alexander 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1217

    image: Interior of a school classroom with children seated at desks while wearing gas-masks

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