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  • THE ROYAL OBSERVATORY: EVERYDAY LIFE AT THE ROYAL OBSERVATORY, GREENWICH, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    THE ROYAL OBSERVATORY: EVERYDAY LIFE AT THE ROYAL OBSERVATORY, GREENWICH, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    D 24697

    A view of Flamsteed House, part of the old Observatory building designed by Sir Christopher Wren. Clearly visible in the top right hand corner is the time ball, which, since 1833 until the outbreak of the war, had given a time signal to ships in the...

  • CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS INDIA, BURMA AND CHINA

    CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS INDIA, BURMA AND CHINA

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    IB 1 - IB 200

    Album 1 contains: portraits of Field Marshal Earl Wavell, Viceroy of India and his wife, at the Viceroy's House in Delhi; various scenes at the Viceroy's Leave Camp showing views of the interior and exterior of the house and portraits of...

  • CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS INDIA, BURMA AND CHINA

    CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS INDIA, BURMA AND CHINA

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    IB 601 - IB 800

    Album 4 contains: scenes at the Viceroy's house in New Delhi including: Capt. the Hon. Simon Astley and Capt. Henderson being inoculated against fever by Colonel Williamson, the Viceroy's House Surgeon, portrait of Mrs De Bathe, secretary to...

  • CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS MIDDLE EAST 1942

    CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS MIDDLE EAST 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    CBM 2677 - CBM 2881

    Album 11 contains: portraits of Cardinal Manuel Goncalves Cerejeira, the Cardinal Patriarch of Lisbon; portraits of General Pereira dos Santos; portraits of Dr. Duarte Pacheco; portraits of General Casimiro Vitor de Sousa Telles; portrait of Vice-Admiral...

  • CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS MIDDLE EAST 1942

    CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS MIDDLE EAST 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    CBM 2492 - CBM 2676

    Album 10 contains: views of bomb damage; views of debris in the desert, including wrecked aircraft; portraits of Dr. Marcelo Caetano; portraits of Cardinal Manuel Goncalves Cerejeira; portrait of General Casimiro Telles, General Officer commanding the...

  • CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS MIDDLE EAST 1942

    CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS MIDDLE EAST 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    IB 2201 - IB 2399

    Album 12 contains: scenes in the Mathematical Instrument Office in Calcutta including workers adjusting aircraft gunsights; scenes showing British and US soldiers at the Viceregal Lodge in Simla including: Lord and Lady Wavell, Major Archie Wavell,...

  • CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS INDIA, BURMA AND CHINA

    CECIL BEATON PHOTOGRAPHS: GENERAL SUBJECTS INDIA, BURMA AND CHINA

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    IB 1001 - IB 1200

    Album 6 contains: scenes showing Tochi Scouts at work policing the Frontier Province; scenes showing signallers learning methods of communications with aircraft at the Frontier Constabulary Training Post in India; scenes at a swearing in ceremony for...