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  • WINSTON CHURCHILL DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

    WINSTON CHURCHILL DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    H 14259

    The Prime Minister Winston Churchill observes a female riveter working on a Supermarine Spitfire at the Castle Bromwich factory in Birmingham, England, on 28 September 1941.

  • BRITISH POLITICAL PERSONALITIES 1936-1945

    BRITISH POLITICAL PERSONALITIES 1936-1945

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

    P 866

    The Churchill Coalition Government 11 May 1940 - 23 May 1945: Captain Oliver Lyttelton, the Minister of Production, watching girls at work on dynamos during a visit to a war factory.

  • WAR INDUSTRY IN BRITAIN 1939-1945

    WAR INDUSTRY IN BRITAIN 1939-1945

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

    D 16295

    The Wartime Workforce: Sir Berkeley Sheffield JP (Tory MP for a Lincolnshire constituency in the 1920s and a former attache to the British Embassy in Paris) assembling electrical parts in an outworking unit. After a short training course part-time...

  • MINISTRY OF INFORMATION EXHIBITIONS DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

    MINISTRY OF INFORMATION EXHIBITIONS DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

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

    D 8427

    Two women hold their children in their arms as they listen to women war workers explaining about munitions at a war industry exhibition in Leicester. A display of various shells and other munitions can be seen. A notice reads: "You, too, can help...

  • MINISTRY OF INFORMATION EXHIBITIONS DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, BASINGSTOKE, HAMPSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

    MINISTRY OF INFORMATION EXHIBITIONS DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, BASINGSTOKE, HAMPSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

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

    D 7681

    A display of posters and photographs relating to war industry, part of a Ministry of Information exhibition held at Latham Stores, Basingstoke.

  • 'BACK AT WORK' EXHIBITION: DEMONSTRATING THE RE-EMPLOYMENT OF DISABLED PEOPLE, MANCHESTER, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    'BACK AT WORK' EXHIBITION: DEMONSTRATING THE RE-EMPLOYMENT OF DISABLED PEOPLE, MANCHESTER, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

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

    D 22552

    At an exhibition in Manchester, a man with an artificial arm demonstrates a special fitting which enables him to use a hammer and chisel. The aim of the exhibition was to show disabled people that they could make a contribution to the war effort through...