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  • Demolition : Sorting and chipping bricks

    Demolition : Sorting and chipping bricks

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1530

    image: A group of women wearing overalls and head scarves clear and clean bricks from a bomb damaged building.

  • Ferry Pilots

    Ferry Pilots

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1533

    image: Two women seated in a biplane, both wearing leather flying caps and goggles. The underside of the wing fills the upper half of the composition.

  • HM The Queen Reviewing at County Hall, May 1940

    HM The Queen Reviewing at County Hall, May 1940

    (art) Made by: Gledstanes, Elsie 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6092

    image: Queen Elizabeth, wife of King George VI, reviews two lines of predominantly female auxiliary ambulance drivers. In the foreground is a line of motor ambulances, with personnel standing in front of them. The Queen and several other dignitaries talk...

  • Study for 'Riveters' (LD1375)

    Study for 'Riveters' (LD1375)

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 1628

    Image: a figure wearing goggles crouches down over a sheet of metal holding a rivet gun.

  • Study for 'Riveters' - Riveting a Pipe, 1940

    Study for 'Riveters' - Riveting a Pipe, 1940

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1940-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 1623

    image: Squared sketch of four figures engaged in riveting a large pipe. One figure sits inside ready to receive the rivet as it is hammered through from the outside by two others. Another figure looks through the far end of the pipe at the work being...

  • L.D.V. Look-out Post, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, 1940

    L.D.V. Look-out Post, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, 1940

    (art) Made by: Trivick, Henry Houghton 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6747

    image: a small wooden shed dug into an earthen bank surrounded by sandbags, which serves as a Land Defence Volunteers post. In the foreground is what appears to be a dummy machine gun mounted on a wooden post. There is a wood in the background.

  • Land Work in War-time - Portfolio of four lithographs
Lambing Time: A Cotswold Ewe Pen

    Land Work in War-time - Portfolio of four lithographs Lambing Time: A Cotswold Ewe Pen

    (art) Made by: Hartrick, Archibald Standish 1940

    Art.IWM ART 16648 b

    image: An elderly farmer carrying a lamb and crook walks across a sheep pen. There are tall haystacks behind, and a village in the distance.

  • Women at Work in a Munition Factory, Blackburn, 1941

    Women at Work in a Munition Factory, Blackburn, 1941

    (art) Made by: Rushbury, Henry 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1177

    image: rows of women in blue uniforms and head scarves stand at table top machines in a factory workshop with large draped windows.

  • AFS Practice with a Large Pump : On the banks of the Serpentine, London

    AFS Practice with a Large Pump : On the banks of the Serpentine, London

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 155

    image: groups of AFS men struggle to control large jets of water and fire hoses on the side of the Serpentine, next to a large pump.

  • A Polo Ground in War-time, 1940

    A Polo Ground in War-time, 1940

    (art) Made by: Rowntree, Kenneth 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 637

    image: A man walks through the gates that lead to an open field behind. He carries a spade over his shoulder and a bucket in his hand. There are mounds of earth dotted over the grass in the background, several figures standing or digging, and a red...

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