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  • Belgian Steel Factory, Goldhawk Road, W12 - Workers

    Belgian Steel Factory, Goldhawk Road, W12 - Workers

    (art) Made by: Seligman, Edgar 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5036

    image: An interior view of a munitions factory in London, with two workers standing at machinery, with a pile of artillery shells in the foreground.

  • THE MAKINGS OF A MODERN NEWSPAPER: THE PRODUCTION OF 'THE DAILY MAIL' IN WARTIME, LONDON, UK, 1944

    THE MAKINGS OF A MODERN NEWSPAPER: THE PRODUCTION OF 'THE DAILY MAIL' IN WARTIME, LONDON, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 20469

    In the composing room of the Daily Mail, night editor S W G Horniblow (smoking, centre) and Charlie Wilkie (the printer of the paper, left) look on as a newspaper man locks the blocks of type and illustrations into place on the metal frame or 'form...

  • NATIONAL FIRE SERVICE ON WAR PRODUCTION: WAR WORK IN A FIRE STATION, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1943

    NATIONAL FIRE SERVICE ON WAR PRODUCTION: WAR WORK IN A FIRE STATION, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 17217

    Firemen of the NFS produce control units for night fighter radios at a fire station, somewhere in East London. Their work is inspected by Miss Milner (not pictured) from the factory in the mornings, whilst they are on station duties, and she supervises...

  • A SUBSTITUTE FOR QUININE: THE PRODUCTION OF MEPACRINE AT A FACTORY NEAR LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    A SUBSTITUTE FOR QUININE: THE PRODUCTION OF MEPACRINE AT A FACTORY NEAR LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 23836

    Factory worker Thomas West mixes the ingredients of the anti-malarial drug Mepacrine into a wet paste at a factory near London. The ingredients are in a large metal mixing machine. According to the original caption, Thomas has three brothers serving in...

  • BRITISH BOY: EVERYDAY LIFE FOR GEORGE METCALFE IN UPPER NORWOOD, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    BRITISH BOY: EVERYDAY LIFE FOR GEORGE METCALFE IN UPPER NORWOOD, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 17905

    George Metcalfe at work in a factory producing electro-acoustic equipment. Here, he is testing amplifiers before their final assembly and dispatch to RAF stations. The original caption states that George "is called 'Micky' by his work-...

  • THE MAKINGS OF A MODERN NEWSPAPER: THE PRODUCTION OF 'THE DAILY MAIL' IN WARTIME, LONDON, UK, 1944

    THE MAKINGS OF A MODERN NEWSPAPER: THE PRODUCTION OF 'THE DAILY MAIL' IN WARTIME, LONDON, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 20477

    A newspaper man inserts a photograph into a cylinder in the offices of the Daily Mail in London. It is unclear whether this is part of the copying process, or if the cylinder will be sent down the tubes to the copy room, or other area of the building.

  • THE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN IN BRITAIN, 1914-1918

    THE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN IN BRITAIN, 1914-1918

    part of "IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPH ARCHIVE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Nicholls, Horace (Photographer)

    Q 31316

    A female worker operating an automatic cartridge machine for weighing, length gauging and body gauging at the National Box Factory, Park Royal, London.

  • THE ARMS PRODUCTION IN BRITAIN IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    THE ARMS PRODUCTION IN BRITAIN IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Lewis, George P. (Photographer) 1918-05

    Q 27872

    Women munition workers turning copper bands for artillery shells at Royal Shell Factory 3, Woolwich Arsenal, London, May 1918.

  • THE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN IN BRITAIN, 1914-1918

    THE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN IN BRITAIN, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Lewis, George P. (Photographer) 1918

    Q 28553

    Female workers prepare glass for the mask eyepieces at a gas mask factory (the Crowndale Works), Camden Town, London.

  • THE ARMS PRODUCTION IN BRITAIN IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    THE ARMS PRODUCTION IN BRITAIN IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Lewis, George P. (Photographer) 1918-05

    Q 27853

    Female workers inspect Small Arms Ammunition (SAA) in an SAA Factory of the Royal Laboratory at the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London, in May 1918.

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