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  • Tea Time

    Tea Time

    (art) Made by: Abbess, Margaret

    Art.IWM ART 17050

    image: workers gather around a a three-tiered tea trolley. A woman in a green dress serves tea from a large yellow tea urn while men help themselves from the trolley shelves.

  • Arriving At The Factory

    Arriving At The Factory

    (art) Made by: Abbess, Margaret

    Art.IWM ART 17038

    image: an evening scene outside a factory with smoking chimneys as the workers are streaming in through a small door on the left, preparing for the night shift. Light streams from the doorway and from a large goods hatch in the centre of the picture,...

  • The Main Workfloor At The Spring Factory

    The Main Workfloor At The Spring Factory

    (art) Made by: Abbess, Margaret

    Art.IWM ART 17051

    image: women sit working around a table in a spring factory, reaching for springs from boxes behind them. In the foreground there are swathes of coiled metal wire unravelling across the floor. In the background there is a large stove in front of enormous...

  • The Main Work Floor

    The Main Work Floor

    (art) Made by: Abbess, Margaret

    Art.IWM ART 17039

    image: a view of the factory floor with small figures standing at very large machines. In the foreground a single figure is watching the others, standing between two smoking metal dustbins.

  • Locker Room

    Locker Room

    (art) Made by: Abbess, Margaret

    Art.IWM ART 17029

    image: a view looking down on a factory locker room filled with workers preparing for their shift. On the left side of the room there are racks of coats with women standing nearby, getting changed and chatting. On the right women wash their hands in...