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  • Donning their Battledress : liners and cargo vessels being camouflaged

    Donning their Battledress : liners and cargo vessels being camouflaged

    (art) Made by: Halliday, Thomas Symington

    Art.IWM ART LD 3979

    image: A view of two ships decorated with dazzle anchored either side of a dock. They are dwarfed by a much larger ship in the background. The sky is filled with smoke. In the foreground tiny figures scurry around on the quayside amongst rail trucks and...

  • Watching a Tank Demonstration

    Watching a Tank Demonstration

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving

    Art.IWM ART LD 1336

    image: A tank is shown in a ditch in a clearing. Two groups of officers stand watching it. One group is standing with their backs to the viewer. A member of this group is photographing the action. The other group is looking down from the bank above....

  • Bomb Disposal : A shaft with men operating a water pump

    Bomb Disposal : A shaft with men operating a water pump

    (art) Made by: Town, N B

    Art.IWM ART LD 2871

    image: a view of a shaft with a man standing on a wooden platform about half way up, while another is kneeling next to him, guiding a pipe under a ledge to the side of the shaft. A ladder leads down to two figures in the tunnel below who are standing...

  • ATS Eleven O'clock Break

    ATS Eleven O'clock Break

    (art) Made by: Coke, Dorothy J 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 378

    image: Uniformed ATS gather on a balcony, drinking tea.

  • Tapping the Furnaces at a Steelworks

    Tapping the Furnaces at a Steelworks

    (art) Made by: Ensor, Arthur John 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2802

    image: A enormous industrial space with several large containers dotted around. Tracks run along the floor on the right room, past the furnace which is emitting a red glow and clouds of smoke. There are several workers gathered near the entrance to the...

  • Experimental Camouflage : inspecting camouflage nets suspended over water to conceal it from the air

    Experimental Camouflage : inspecting camouflage nets suspended over water to conceal it from the air

    (art) Made by: Hall, Eric L

    Art.IWM ART LD 3021

    Image: A view of a pond from a boat. On the pond are floating supports, suspending a large camouflage net over the water. To the right is another boat containing three men inspecting the nets.

  • AFS Practice with a Trailer-pump : On the banks of the Serpentine, London

    AFS Practice with a Trailer-pump : On the banks of the Serpentine, London

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 154

    image: two groups of AFS struggle to control jets of water squirting from the hoses they are attempting to direct into the Serpentine.

  • Designers' Room, The Old Vic Theatre, September 1941

    Designers' Room, The Old Vic Theatre, September 1941

    (art) Made by: May, Gwendoline Marie 1941-09-01

    Art.IWM ART 16439

    image: the interior of the designers' room in the Old Vic Theatre, Waterloo, London, after suffering the effects of an air raid. The windows have been blown out and internal walls damaged, with the room littered with disturbed papers, designs and a...

  • 'All Clear' in the Morning

    'All Clear' in the Morning

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 477

    image: Adults and children stepping out of the shelter into daylight.

  • Off to the Shelter (2)

    Off to the Shelter (2)

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 479

    image: An image of a crowd rushing in the direction of a 'S' shelter sign. In the foreground is a couple with a baby standing next to an ARP warden.

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