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At Steiner's salon on Grosvenor Street, London, hairdresser Simone, helped by a junior, creates a hairstyle for a customer. According to the original caption, Simone left her job at Steiner's salon five years ago, but has now returned to work...
westward along Smithford Street in Coventry. Pedestrians can be seen on either side of the road. The rain-washed pavement is lined with wooden railings which run alongside empty spaces where shops and houses once stood. In the distance, the square...
A busy scene showing staff at work in Steiner's salon, housed in a basement on Grosvenor Street in London. The original caption states that this was once an air raid shelter. Steiner moved to this premises in 1940, after having been bombed out of...
Pedestrians and buses hurry along as they go about their daily business on High Street, Coventry. The focus of this photograph is the Cathedral, the tower of which can be seen behind some Ministry of Information posters.
A view of the roofless shell of Coventry Cathedral, looking down the aisle from the altar end towards the west tower and door. Rubble and debris are piled inside, with a wide path cleared through towards the door.
A photograph of the interior of Coventry Cathedral, showing the roofless shell of the nave, looking towards the chancel, taken from the west door. A path has been cleared through the rubble, and behind a sign board, a cross made from charred roof beams...
Actress Diana Wynyard has her hair styled by hairdresser Herman Steiner at his salon in London's Grosvenor Street. The salon is housed in a basement which was once used as an air raid shelter.
A copy of the price list at Steiner's salon in Grosvenor Street, London, propped up on an ornate clock. Treatments range from a shampoo and set for 12/-, through a hand massage or a '20 minute facial clean up', both costing 10/6, to...
At Steiner's salon on Grosvenor Street, London, hairdresser Leonard puts the finishing touches to a customer's hairstyle. According to the original caption, Leonard was discharged from the army after being badly shell-shocked. He was a...
Two members of the Women's Royal Naval Service look through the window of Steiner's hairdressing salon on Grosvenor Street, London. The window is small and is a picture frame in the centre of a larger window, now boarded up following blast...