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  • Study for The Cenotaph

    Study for The Cenotaph

    (art) Made by: Lutyens, Edwin 1919

    Art.IWM ART 15518

    image: a preliminary architectural drawing with mathematical calculations showing two faces of the cenotaph. There are three standards, a draped Union Jack and a wreath below MCMXIX inscription. The reverse bears a quick sketch of the Parthenon, along...

  • The New Admiralty Building, Whitehall

    The New Admiralty Building, Whitehall

    (art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5579

    image: a view from a roof looking east towards Whitehall across the northwest corner of St James's Park in London. In the centre of the composition is the squat Admiralty citadel, an Admiralty building that was built during the Second World War....

  • Our Heritage [Churchill]

    Our Heritage [Churchill]

    (posters) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent (Undefined) 1943

    Art.IWM PST 6074

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a black border. The title is separate and positioned across the top edge, in black. The main text is separate and placed in the lower fifth, in black and in red, set against a yellow background and held...

  • War-time traffic on the river Thames: Fire Services, Hungerford Bridge

    War-time traffic on the river Thames: Fire Services, Hungerford Bridge

    (art) Made by: Platt, John Edgar 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2641

    image: a fireboat moored at the foot of a platform beneath Hungerford Bridge. A speed boat has just arrived next to it. Big Ben can bee seen, surrounded by searchlights, in the distance.

  • ALLIED SERVICE AT WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL, 1941

    ALLIED SERVICE AT WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL, 1941

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

    D 5770

    At the conclusion of a special week of prayer for France, a High Mass was celebrated at Westminster Cathedral, for France and the occupied countries. The service was led by Cardinal Hinsley. The photograph shows a wide view of the congregation.

  • 10/- VARSITY: CANADIAN ARMY STUDIES AT BRITISH SUMMER SCHOOL, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

    10/- VARSITY: CANADIAN ARMY STUDIES AT BRITISH SUMMER SCHOOL, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

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

    D 9704

    Lance Bombardier Sydney May (of New Denver, British Columbia) and a colleague chat to Miss Doreen Peel (wearing sunglasses), during a boat trip along the River Thames. They are heading towards Waterloo Bridge, with the Houses of Parliament clearly...

  • The Library, Inner Temple, London

    The Library, Inner Temple, London

    (art) Made by: Merritt, Henry Samuel 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2217

    image: A view through a high doorway of a bomb damaged room in the library. The ground is covered in rubble, with more debris hanging from the upper level. Two empty windows on the far wall have their glass blown out.

  • Chamber of the House of Commons, Bomb Damage

    Chamber of the House of Commons, Bomb Damage

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 6113

    image: a view from an elevated position across the bomb damaged House of Commons in Westminster after an air raid. In the right foreground is a large pile of debris in a courtyard, with workers loading large wooden beams onto the back of a truck. Towards...

  • Sketch for 'The City seen from Pakeman Street Rest Centre, N7, April 1941'

    Sketch for 'The City seen from Pakeman Street Rest Centre, N7, April 1941'

    (art) Made by: Stephenson, John Cecil 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 6393

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  • An Emergency Bridge over the River Thames at Hungerford

    An Emergency Bridge over the River Thames at Hungerford

    (art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1945-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5167

    image: a view from the south bank of the Thames, towards a temporary bridge erected over the river.

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