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  • At the Coal Face. A Miner Pushing a Tub

    At the Coal Face. A Miner Pushing a Tub

    (art) Made by: Moore, Henry 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2240

    image: the interior of a mine-shaft with miners working a face in the background. A miner pushes a coal tub on a track through a forest of wooden props, bent double and with a Davy lamp hanging from his waist.

  • Tapping

    Tapping

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine (Undefined)

    Art.IWM ART LD 5569

    image: A side-on view of a female munitions worker sitting at a machine making 2-pounder pom-pom gun shell cases. In the bottom right is a depiction of a pom-pom gun mounted onboard a ship manned by three sailors, who are looking skywards.

  • Rear Turrets of a Whitley Aircraft

    Rear Turrets of a Whitley Aircraft

    (art) Made by: McGrath, Raymond 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 149

    image: A view from above of the manufacture and construction of Whitley bomber aircraft. The rear gun turrets and rear fuselages of five Whitleys are lined up alongside one another, with a large wing section under construction further back. A few of the...

  • A St John's Ambulance Examination in Progress

    A St John's Ambulance Examination in Progress

    (art) Made by: Medley, Robert 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 83

    image: on the right four men hold a strecher with a patient between them. On the left another patient is being attended to on he floor, watched by the examiners.

  • The Warehouse Shelter in Commercial Road, East End

    The Warehouse Shelter in Commercial Road, East End

    (art) Made by: Topolski, Feliks

    Art.IWM ART LD 676

    image: A large, cavernous warehouse interior. A stream of light falls onto the floor in the centre of the space from a hole in the roof, and several characters appear to be dancing in the spotlight. There are a group of figures lying on the floor and...

  • The Costume Loft, The Old Vic Theatre

    The Costume Loft, The Old Vic Theatre

    (art) Made by: May, Gwendoline Marie

    Art.IWM ART 16436

    image: the interior of the costume loft at the Old Vic Theatre in London. Costumes are being tailored by a number of workers at a large table in a large high-ceilinged loft. A wooden balcony runs around the upper part of the whole room, accessed by a...

  • Blood Transfusion: Filtering Serum

    Blood Transfusion: Filtering Serum

    (art) Made by: Gibbs, Evelyn 1943

    Art.IWM ART 16625

    image: a woman in a gown and mask, with her back to the viewer, is seated in front of medical equipment set up on a bench. She is filling a plasma bottle, and more bottles stand in a crate to her right.

  • An Underground Bomb Store

    An Underground Bomb Store

    (art) Made by: Bomberg, David 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2119

    image: View across an underground bomb-store showing the bomb-racks and the cave-like interior.

  • The Model-Maker's Shop : Directorate of Camouflage (Naval Section) Leamington Spa

    The Model-Maker's Shop : Directorate of Camouflage (Naval Section) Leamington Spa

    (art) Made by: Mason, Frank 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 2755

    image: the model maker stands at his desk holding a piece of wood. He is surrounded by tools and wood shavings. On the table in front of him is a red model of a ship. There are other models sitting on the window sill under the partially drawn curtains.

  • The Coxswain of a Tank Landing Craft

    The Coxswain of a Tank Landing Craft

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3261

    image: the coxswain at the helm of a landing craft, facing away from the artist.

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