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  • PARISH PRIEST: THE WORK OF THE VICAR OF ST MARK'S CHURCH, VICTORIA DOCKS, SILVERTOWN, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    PARISH PRIEST: THE WORK OF THE VICAR OF ST MARK'S CHURCH, VICTORIA DOCKS, SILVERTOWN, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 20986

    During a visit to a jam factory near his church, (probably Tate and Lyle in Silvertown), Reverend Joseph Stevens accompanies factory workers down into their air raid shelter as the siren sounds. The women carry their trays of strawberries with them to...

  • 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 23832

    Mrs Edgington fills the hopper of a 'granulator' with the ingredients of Mepacrine, which are in the form of a wet paste. The 'granulator' forces slightly more solid 'strings' of Mepacrine out of the sides of the machine....

  • LONDON FASHION DESIGNERS: THE WORK OF MEMBERS OF THE INCORPORATED SOCIETY OF LONDON FASHION DESIGNERS IN WARTIME, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    LONDON FASHION DESIGNERS: THE WORK OF MEMBERS OF THE INCORPORATED SOCIETY OF LONDON FASHION DESIGNERS IN WARTIME, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 23065

    In the workrooms of the fashion designer Norman Hartnell in London, a skilled worker applies by hand blue and gold studs in strips to fabric which is to be used for a black velvet evening gown.

  • LETTER INTO BULLET: TURNING SALVAGED PAPER INTO RIFLE CARTRIDGES, ENGLAND, 1942

    LETTER INTO BULLET: TURNING SALVAGED PAPER INTO RIFLE CARTRIDGES, ENGLAND, 1942

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

    D 7171

    This photograph shows the remnants of the punched strips of cardboard as they are discarded by the punching machine. Just visible on the left of the photograph are the strips of cardboard before they are fed into the machine.

  • NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

    NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

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

    D 13175

    A view of an x-ray in progress in a makeshift clinic in the shelter canteen of this factory, somewhere on the outskirts of London. A worker is told to take a deep breath an hold it whilst the x-ray is taken by the control table operator (not visible in...

  • NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

    NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

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

    D 13181

    A factory worker talks to a doctor after being recalled for another x-ray in the makeshift clinic held in the shelter canteen. According to the original caption "Only a small percentage have to be recalled after the examination of the miniature...

  • THEY ALSO FIGHT WHO ONLY STAND AND WAIT: FEMALE REFUGEES ASSEMBLE ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT, 1942

    THEY ALSO FIGHT WHO ONLY STAND AND WAIT: FEMALE REFUGEES ASSEMBLE ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT, 1942

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

    D 12151

    A group of female refugees assemble electrical measuring instruments at the Davies and Essex factory on Enford Street, Marylebone, London. According to the original caption, 'as aliens, they are not directed into industry, but they are glad to work...

  • NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

    NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

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

    D 13174

    A female factory worker, still wearing her chest cover, is placed in position against a fluorescent screen by a nurse. Her x-ray identification card has been placed in a slot in the machine and the number on the card will be recorded on the x-ray...

  • A MODERN BAKERY: THE WORK OF WONDER BAKERY, WOOD GREEN, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    A MODERN BAKERY: THE WORK OF WONDER BAKERY, WOOD GREEN, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 23149

    At the Wonder Bakery in Wood Green, a worker removes loaves of bread from one of the four gas-fired travelling plate ovens at the bakery.

  • NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

    NEW WAR OPENS ON FACTORY FRONT: X-RAY SCREENING FOR TUBERCULOSIS, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1943

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

    D 13165

    Female factory workers file in to be examined at this makeshift clinic being held in the canteen of the factory air raid shelter. According to the original caption, the shelter canteen was divided into five rooms for the examinations.

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