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  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Riggers

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Riggers

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley

    Art.IWM ART LD 4284

    image: A representation of a rigging loft, which was where all the ropes and canvases used in shipbuilding were prepared. From left to right; men and women working on (rolling, hand stitching and machine stitching) large tarpaulins; a group of men...

  • Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Template

    Shipbuilding on the Clyde: The Template

    (art) Made by: Spencer, Stanley 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2000

    image: From left to right; side view of the bottom of an unfinished ship shored up with wooden shoring and showing the overlapping curved steel plates and the ribs of a double bottom; three men carrying a wooden template; a mother and child and a man;...

  • 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.

  • Tapping

    Tapping

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine (Undefined)

    Art.IWM ART LD 5569

    image: A side-on view of a female munitions worker sitting at a machine making 2-pounder pom-pom gun shell cases. In the bottom right is a depiction of a pom-pom gun mounted onboard a ship manned by three sailors, who are looking skywards.

  • A Roadside Market Scene

    A Roadside Market Scene

    (art) Made by: Ferguson, T

    Art.IWM ART LD 3152

    image: a group of peasants gather around a stack of baskets filled with corn on the side of a road. The road runs through cornfields towards mountains in the distance.

  • Arm Him

    Arm Him

    (posters) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 3378

    whole: the image is positioned lower right, with text, in black, placed in the top left. A large black arrow below the text and to the left points down towards the image. All is set against a plain white background. image: a British soldier, standing...

  • Sorting and Flinging Logs
Women's Work in the War (Other than the Services) - Six lithographs by Ethel Gabain

    Sorting and Flinging Logs Women's Work in the War (Other than the Services) - Six lithographs by Ethel Gabain

    (art) Made by: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (printer) 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1539

    image: In the foreground three women, dressed in dungarees and head scarves, are lifting and manoeuvring logs. Further away, two other women are carrying a log. The foreground is strewn with logs. In the background the logs are stacked in ordered piles.

  • An Escalator in an Underground Factory

    An Escalator in an Underground Factory

    (art) Made by: Dobson, Frank 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4142

    image: crowds of women factory workers in white overalls descend an escalator. A figure with a bicycle goes up the escalator on the other side.

  • Convalescent Nurses Making Camouflage Nets

    Convalescent Nurses Making Camouflage Nets

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1664

    Image: A large room with nurses working on camouflage nets spread over a table and across floor. A sister supervises them with portraits hanging on the walls in the background.

  • Milking Practice with Artificial Udders

    Milking Practice with Artificial Udders

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 766

    image: Three Land Army girls practising with artificial rubber 'udders', learning the milking technique.

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