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  • LAUNDRY IN WARTIME: THE WORK OF GLENIFFER LAUNDRY, CATFORD, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    LAUNDRY IN WARTIME: THE WORK OF GLENIFFER LAUNDRY, CATFORD, LONDON, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 23273

    A worker at Gleniffer Laundry loads clothing into a large 'French Cleaning' machine. The original caption states that the majority of garments requiring such treatment are suits and overcoats.

  • TECHNICAL SCHOOL: TRAINING AT TOTTENHAM POLYTECHNIC, MIDDLESEX, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    TECHNICAL SCHOOL: TRAINING AT TOTTENHAM POLYTECHNIC, MIDDLESEX, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 21383

    Boys learn bricklaying in the sunshine at Tottenham Polytechnic.

  • POTTERY IN THE MAKING: THE WORK OF J & G MEAKIN POTTERY, HANLEY, STOKE-ON-TRENT, STAFFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND, 1942

    POTTERY IN THE MAKING: THE WORK OF J & G MEAKIN POTTERY, HANLEY, STOKE-ON-TRENT, STAFFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND, 1942

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

    D 11473

    A wide view of the warehouse attached to this pottery, somewhere in Britain, showing the volume of goods produced. In the background are towers of plates, whilst the foreground is dominated by stacks of jugs and a pyramid of cups. Warehouse workers...

  • BELGIAN FISHERMEN IN BRIXHAM, DEVON, ENGLAND, UK, JULY 1944

    BELGIAN FISHERMEN IN BRIXHAM, DEVON, ENGLAND, UK, JULY 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    PD 193

    Three Belgian craftsman at work in a forge in Brixham, Devon. The workshop is run by the Belgian Navy. According to the original caption, all the equipment used in this workshop was carried to England from Ostend aboard the SS LONDON-ISTANBUL in 1940.

  • THE RECONSTRUCTION OF 'AN INCIDENT': CIVIL DEFENCE TRAINING IN FULHAM, LONDON, 1942

    THE RECONSTRUCTION OF 'AN INCIDENT': CIVIL DEFENCE TRAINING IN FULHAM, LONDON, 1942

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

    D 7924

    A busy scene in the Treatment Room of the First Aid Post, set up in a room in a school, probably Mary Boon School, on the corner of Earsby Street and Bishop King's Road, near Avonmore Road. In the right foreground, a nurse applies a facial dressing...

  • BAMPTON FAIR: PONY, SHEEP AND CATTLE SALES IN THE VILLAGE OF BAMPTON, DEVON, ENGLAND, UK, OCTOBER 1943

    BAMPTON FAIR: PONY, SHEEP AND CATTLE SALES IN THE VILLAGE OF BAMPTON, DEVON, ENGLAND, UK, OCTOBER 1943

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

    D 16889

    On fair day, the streets of Bampton are filled with sheep and ponies on their way to the sales. In the background, Tiverton Hotel can be seen on the corner of the street, with several pedestrians milling around in the drizzle, waiting for the sales to...

  • BATTLE OF THE LAND: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S LAND ARMY ON THE BRITISH HOME FRONT, 1942

    BATTLE OF THE LAND: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S LAND ARMY ON THE BRITISH HOME FRONT, 1942

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

    D 8839

    Land Girl Iris Joyce leads a bull at a farm somewhere in Britain. Iris had previously been a typist but after four weeks training at the Northampton Institute of Agriculture, she is now confident to deal with such animals and all aspects of her work in...

  • THE BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE BUILDING INDUSTRY: THE PRODUCTION OF RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES, UK, 1945

    THE BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE BUILDING INDUSTRY: THE PRODUCTION OF RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES, UK, 1945

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

    D 25829

    Two workers at a large locomotive works, somewhere in Britain, consult a set of plans as they stand on the factory floor in the wheel shop. Just behind them are rows of wheels and axles which are being assembled in this shop.

  • YMCA SNAPSHOTS FROM HOME: CIVILIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS AT WORK, UK, 1944

    YMCA SNAPSHOTS FROM HOME: CIVILIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS AT WORK, UK, 1944

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

    D 23579

    Civil Defence worker Mr A E Moat prepares to photograph Mrs F L White and her daughters Patricia (aged 5) and Doreen (aged 4) in the living room of their home in Edmonton, to send to Mrs White's husband, serving in the Middle East. Mr Moat has set...

  • A PICTURE OF A SOUTHERN TOWN: LIFE IN WARTIME READING, BERKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    A PICTURE OF A SOUTHERN TOWN: LIFE IN WARTIME READING, BERKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

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

    D 25224

    A female student looks at models of a sea lily in the museum of the Faculty of Science at Reading University. Several other glass cases can be seen on display, including one which contains the skeleton of what appears to be some kind of lizard or iguana.

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