Search Our Collections

Media

Subject period

Display location

Showing 1 - 10 of 307 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • MUNITIONS FACTORIES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    MUNITIONS FACTORIES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    part of "O'CONNOR W J (MAJOR)" (photographs) Made by: Milner Ernest 1916-11-07

    HU 96418

    Panoramic view of the vast railway sidings at the National Shell Filling Factory at Chilwell, Nottinghamshire, on 7 November 1916.

  • MUNITIONS FACTORIES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    MUNITIONS FACTORIES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    part of "O'CONNOR W J (MAJOR)" (photographs) Made by: Milner Ernest 1918-08-05

    HU 96429

    Crowds of munitions workers from the National Shell Filling Factory at Chilwell, Nottinghamshire, on the platforms of Attenborough railway station on 5 August 1918.

  • WOMEN AT WORK ON THE HOME FRONT DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR, HAMMERSMITH, LONDON

    WOMEN AT WORK ON THE HOME FRONT DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR, HAMMERSMITH, LONDON

    part of "IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPH ARCHIVE COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Nicholls, Horace

    Q 31050

    Eight female painters at work on various sections of the exterior of the District Railway, Hammersmith. They are all painting at different levels, with some on scaffolding and ladders and one lying on the floor.

  • Wanted - Smart Men for the Tank Corps

    Wanted - Smart Men for the Tank Corps

    (posters) Made by: Leete, Alfred (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 3929

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in red and black. The text is partially integrated and positioned along the bottom edge, in white held within a red area. All set against a white background...

  • THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Q 18610

    Officer releasing a pigeon with a message from a submarine.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Q 18613

    Pilot releasing a homing pigeon from a British seaplane.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Q 18614

    A pilot of a British seaplane, who has been forced to come down on the water, writing a message asking for assistance, which he dispatched by a homing pigeon.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Q 18620

    Pigeon No. 498 which Skipper Crisp sent for help when he was attacked by submarine. Crisp was killed but the bird delivered the message in time for help to be sent to the crew, although one wing was wounded by shrapnel.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Q 18624

    A homing pigeon arriving at its loft with a message.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    THE ROYAL NAVY ON THE HOME FRONT, 1914-1918

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Q 18622

    A sailor holding two pigeons who had done valuable work by bringing in many messages. On the right is Pigeon CV 409, given to the navy by King George V. On the left is pigeon No. 4510, a long service bird which joined the Naval Pigeon Service early in...

Pages