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  • Handling a Balloon by Searchlight

    Handling a Balloon by Searchlight

    (art) Made by: Noke, L

    Art.IWM ART LD 3007

    image: a few RAF personnel busy with the ropes attached to a large balloon, working under the light of a searchlight on the back of a truck on the right. A few trees, roofs and chimneys are visible in the background against the night sky.

  • Forces Canteen

    Forces Canteen

    (art) Made by: Hudson, Eleanor Erlund 1942

    Art.IWM ART 17438

    image: two men in greatcoats, possibly airmen, relax in a canteen at a table, sideways on to the artist. One man is reading a book, while a black cat sits on the other's lap. In the background there are two other men, similarly dressed, deep in...

  • Fitting Tracks at the Pit Station

    Fitting Tracks at the Pit Station

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison

    Art.IWM ART LD 3096

    image: a view of the interior of a factory where workers are fitting tracks to the main body of Churchill tanks. The tanks are arranged in a long line, surrounded by numerous busy workers, including a woman to the right.

  • The Water Test : a hull-immersion test for tanks

    The Water Test : a hull-immersion test for tanks

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison

    Art.IWM ART LD 3095

    image: outside a factory a Churchill tank is put through a hull immersion test, with it being driven down into a purpose- built water filled gully, a man standing alongside supervising. Another Churchill tank is driven towards the gully in the background.

  • Land Drainage: Overtime

    Land Drainage: Overtime

    (art) Made by: Casson, Bernard

    Art.IWM ART LD 2987

    image: a rural scene with women of the Women's Land Army working on land drainage. Four cranes are being used to create and maintain a series of drainage ditches filled with water. One of these cranes to the left has sunk into a water-logged patch...

  • Home Guard 1940

    Home Guard 1940

    (art) Made by: Morse-Brown, Sydney (Sam) 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 5948

    image: a head and shoulder portrait of a bespectacled Home Guard soldier in uniform, turned to the right.

  • Gopsall Hall, 1944

    Gopsall Hall, 1944

    (art) Made by: Hatts, Clifford 1944

    Art.IWM ART 17138

    image: a view of the facade of Gopsall Hall with trees on either side and two sheds erected on the lawn on the left. The place name is inscribed across the bottom right of the page.

  • 'Mosley Back in Gaol'

    'Mosley Back in Gaol'

    (art) Made by: Dodgson, John A 1943

    Art.IWM ART 16554

    image: A street demonstration. A large crowd of people advance towards the viewer. In the foreground a group of demonstrators hold up a cut-out coffin bearing the Nazi swastika inverse and a notice attached proclaiming; "Battersea citizens demand...