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  • COUNTRY BUS: TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT IN OSWESTRY, SHROPSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    COUNTRY BUS: TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT IN OSWESTRY, SHROPSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 23084

    A rainy day in Oswestry, Shropshire. A group of people arrive in town on the country bus (right) as a flock of sheep are herded down the main street on their way to Smithfield Market. The street is otherwise deserted.

  • German from Scratch - Number One (recto)
German from Scratch - Two (verso)

    German from Scratch - Number One (recto) German from Scratch - Two (verso)

    (posters) Made by: D K (Undefined) 1946-11

    Art.IWM PST 16927

    whole: The poster is double-sided. Side 1: the three images occupy the majority. The title is separate and positioned across the top edge, in white and in pink, set against a black background. The text is separate and located in the lower fifth, in black...

  • A Wish

    A Wish

    (posters) Made by: Clausen, George (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 13661

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a narrow brown border. The title and text are separate and positioned along the top edge and in the lower fifth, in brown. All set against a white background. image: an idyllic scene of an English...

  • WILTSHIRE VILLAGE: EVERYDAY LIFE IN LACOCK, WILTSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    WILTSHIRE VILLAGE: EVERYDAY LIFE IN LACOCK, WILTSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

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

    D 24461

    Two children chat beside the village cross in Lacock, Wiltshire. One girl is sitting on the steps of the cross, whilst the other stands beside her with a bicycle. The cross is situated immediately outside Lacock School (now Lacock Church of England...

  • A MIDDLE EAST SOLDIER REVISITS BRITAIN: LIFE IN WARTIME NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, ENGLAND, UK, 1943

    A MIDDLE EAST SOLDIER REVISITS BRITAIN: LIFE IN WARTIME NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, ENGLAND, UK, 1943

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

    D 15644

    A young boy looks after his mule on the street opposite the Theatre Royal on Grey Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. A second boy is leaning against the mule-drawn cart.

  • A MIDDLE EAST SOLDIER REVISITS BRITAIN: LIFE IN WARTIME NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, ENGLAND, UK, 1943

    A MIDDLE EAST SOLDIER REVISITS BRITAIN: LIFE IN WARTIME NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, ENGLAND, UK, 1943

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

    D 15653

    Crowds queue for buses at the bus station in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. In the background, the South African War Memorial can be clearly seen.

  • BRITAIN HEARS NEWS OF END OF JAP WAR: CELEBRATING VICTORY IN JAPAN, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, c 15 AUGUST 1945

    BRITAIN HEARS NEWS OF END OF JAP WAR: CELEBRATING VICTORY IN JAPAN, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, c 15 AUGUST 1945

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

    D 25637

    Civilians walk amongst the piles of torn up paper which have been thrown, 'ticker tape'-style, from the windows of offices, on Lower Regent Street, London, to celebrate the signing of the Peace with Japan. A young boy can be seen playing with...

  • VE DAY CELEBRATIONS IN LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 8 MAY 1945

    VE DAY CELEBRATIONS IN LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 8 MAY 1945

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

    D 24587

    A number 3 double-decker bus slowly pushes its way through the huge crowds gathered in Whitehall to hear Churchill's Victory speech and celebrate Victory in Europe Day. The crowd is a mix of service personnel, civilians and children. Behind the...

  • French Artillery Passing British Artillery in a Village near Vicenza, 7 April 1918

    French Artillery Passing British Artillery in a Village near Vicenza, 7 April 1918

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4486

    Image : a view of an Italian village street with a British artillery team stationary at the roadside whilst a French artillery column moves past. Two pairs of horses, with two mounted British soldiers, stand at the roadside. Beyond them three pairs of...