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  • Lime Quarry Trucks

    Lime Quarry Trucks

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6162

    image: three quarry trucks, the foremost two filled with limestone, on tracks in front of a quarry face to the left.

  • 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.

  • Sketch for 'Tent-making' (LD5013)

    Sketch for 'Tent-making' (LD5013)

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary

    Art.IWM ART LD 5521

    image: a woman sits on a bench sewing, surrounded by swathes of tent fabric.

  • Sketch for 'Tent-making' (LD5013)

    Sketch for 'Tent-making' (LD5013)

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary

    Art.IWM ART LD 5522

    image: a middle-aged woman wearing glasses sits on a bench sewing, surrounded by swathes of fabric. Her overcoat hangs on the wall behind her.

  • Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service : syringing the ear of a WRNS rating

    Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service : syringing the ear of a WRNS rating

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4498

    image: a Wren rating sitting side on with a cape tied round her neck and supporting a small dish on her left shoulder, is having her ear syringed by a QARNNS nurse, who stands next to her with the syringe in her ear. Another Wren looks on, sitting...

  • Demolition : Sorting and chipping bricks

    Demolition : Sorting and chipping bricks

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1530

    image: A group of women wearing overalls and head scarves clear and clean bricks from a bomb damaged building.

  • 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.

  • Ferry Pilots

    Ferry Pilots

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1533

    image: Two women seated in a biplane, both wearing leather flying caps and goggles. The underside of the wing fills the upper half of the composition.

  • Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    (art) Made by: Piper, John

    Art.IWM ART LD 3860

    image: a view across a depopulated rural landscape where bomb shelter experiments have been conducted. Two domed igloo- like concrete structures stand in the foreground, one largely intact, the other largely destroyed. Further back is a shattered brick...

  • Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    Shelter Experiments, near Woburn, Bedfordshire

    (art) Made by: Piper, John 1943-04-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 3859

    image: a number of small experimental concrete air raid shelters arranged in a circle in flat countryside. A large shell hole filled with water is visible in the foreground, while a low sun hovers above in a heavy, grey sky, characteristic of Piper. A...

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