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  • WELWYN GARDEN CITY: THE MODEL NEW TOWN

    WELWYN GARDEN CITY: THE MODEL NEW TOWN

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

    D 14965

    Broadwater Road in the industrial zone of Welwyn Garden City, showing how the idea of landscaping an area to create a pleasant environment was viewed as not just important for residential areas.

  • MINISTRY OF INFORMATION EXHIBITION ON POST WAR RECONSTRUCTION

    MINISTRY OF INFORMATION EXHIBITION ON POST WAR RECONSTRUCTION

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

    D 24945

    Group of exhibition panels stressing the importance of urban and rural planning in the relatively small geographical area that is the British Isles. One of the lead slogans states: 'Our elbow room is less...our need to plan is greater.'

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EXHIBITIONS

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EXHIBITIONS

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 51818

    A child's bedroom in the People's House Exhibition. This is one of a series of rooms furnished on a 'make do and mend' basis by members of the Women's Voluntary Service (WVS) to show what could be achieved with secondhand...

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EXHIBITIONS

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EXHIBITIONS

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 51816

    A bedroom in the People's House Exhibition. This is one of a series of rooms furnished on a 'make do and mend' basis by members of the Women's Voluntary Service (WVS) to show what could be achieved with secondhand furniature. The...

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: HOUSING MODELS

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: HOUSING MODELS

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 4678

    A display case at an exhibition by the Ministry of Town and Country Planning on the EFM Prefabricated House containing scaled site layout plan for a neighbourhood of the temporary houses (roads and services laid out to suit later construction of...

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: WOLVERHAMPTON

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: WOLVERHAMPTON

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 47889

    Directional traffic volume diagram for October 1947.

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EXHIBITIONS

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EXHIBITIONS

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 51850

    A pre-modernised kitchen at the People's House Exhibition. This was displayed alongside a mock-up of a 'modern' kitchen to show how the room could be transformed by the use of new appliances and fittings.

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EAST KILBRIDE NEW TOWN

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: EAST KILBRIDE NEW TOWN

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 9735

    Plan showing the geology of the site of East Kilbride new town.

  • 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 7879

    The Clerk-to-Officer-in-Charge of the Control Centre places tabs from the Control Panel onto the Incident Panel. These tabs represent services either at, or on their way to, the incident.

  • POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL PRECINCT

    POST WAR PLANNING AND RECONSTRUCTION IN BRITAIN: ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL PRECINCT

    part of "MINISTRY OF WORKS OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Works official photographer

    (MOW) T 6790

    A workman puts the finishing touches to a wooden model of St Paul's Cathedral.

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