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(souvenirs and ephemera) Made by: MHC
A set of disposable cardboard spoons, 'Sanispoons', manufactured in the USA and supplied for British home front use during the Second World War. The set, which comes in its original cardboard box, is incomplete (it should contain twenty-five...
(Equipment) Made by: Newey's
Second World War period blackout curtain-fasteners (made by Newey's) which were intended to be screwed into the wall around the window frame. A separate pack had to be purchased with the 'other side' of the snaps to sew onto the curtain,...
(souvenirs and ephemera)
Second World War British Home Front 'V' for Victory Favour badge. The responsibility and origins of the 'V' for Victory campaign lay with the BBC who in July 1941, in the wake of the desperate Russian defensive operations following...
(art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1941-10-01
Art.IWM ART LD 1663
image: a view looking down a hill, along the pipeline, towards the aluminum works with a river and mountains in the distance. A frame work has been erected above the pipeline and workers can be seen covering the framework with camouflage materials.
(posters) Made by: Lewitt-Him (Undefined)
Art.IWM PST 8411
whole: The image fills the majority of the design, with text in red and black positioned at the bottom. image: A chimney with smoke in the shape of vegetables rising into the air. text: THE EFFECTS OF OVER-COOKING AND KEEPING HOT. Vitamin value,...
(posters) Made by: Havinden, Ashley (Undefined) 1939
Art.IWM PST 3467
whole: a text-based design with the letters 'A R P' displayed in red, grey and blue, covering the whole poster. Three labels are placed at varying diagonal angles across these letters. The top label contains dark blue text set against light...
(art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943
Art.IWM ART LD 3824
image: two QAIMNS nurses, in full uniform, lean over the leg of a male patient dressing a deep wound half way down the back of his leg with penicillin. The foremost nurse holds down the blanket on the bed, whilst the other dresses the wound with a...
(art) Made by: Macpherson, Alexander 1941
Art.IWM ART LD 1217
image: Interior of a school classroom with children seated at desks while wearing gas-masks
(souvenirs and ephemera) Made by: John Waddington Ltd, Leeds and London
Boxed game (with board and accessories and instructions).
part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR CENSORSHIP BUREAU LIBRARY OF PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil 1941-08-05
1940s Cecil Beaton print of bomb damage, Bloomsbury Square, London, 1940.