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  • In the Quarry

    In the Quarry

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6175

    image: a view into the dark interior of a hole in a quarry. Various displaced rocks surround the hole.

  • WVS Bandage-making

    WVS Bandage-making

    (art) Made by: Hudson, Eleanor Erlund 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2995

    image: WVS women at work around a table. Two are standing while cutting and folding a long piece of cloth, while the other women are making rolls of bandages using a tabletop rolling machine. The table is covered in rolls of bandages.

  • Accidental Fire at a Bomber Factory (poster design)

    Accidental Fire at a Bomber Factory (poster design)

    (art) Made by: Knight, Laura

    Art.IWM ART 15952

    image: a scene showing a fire in a partially-built bomber aircraft sited on a factory floor. Workers are jumping to safety through the flames that engulf the aircraft, one man about to jump from the tail end with the leg of his overalls on fire. Two...

  • An Underground Bomb Store

    An Underground Bomb Store

    (art) Made by: Bomberg, David 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2119

    image: View across an underground bomb-store showing the bomb-racks and the cave-like interior.

  • Green Flax

    Green Flax

    (art) Made by: Lavrin, Nora 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3586

    image: Two women wearing headscarves sorting and feeding flax into a machine.

  • The Preparation of Flax : the Rugging Machine

    The Preparation of Flax : the Rugging Machine

    (art) Made by: Lavrin, Nora

    Art.IWM ART LD 3585

    image: A view inside a factory with women wearing headscarves working at various machines. In the foreground a woman is carrying a large bundle. Behind her two similarly dressed women are feeding flax through the rugging machine.

  • Giant Presses Stamping Out Small Parts of Churchill Tanks

    Giant Presses Stamping Out Small Parts of Churchill Tanks

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3065

    image: the interior of a munitions factory with male workers tending giant industrial presses making components for Churchill tanks. The presses are arranged in two parallel lines within the factory, with a walkway in between

  • On The Strip-line: Churchill tanks being dismantled

    On The Strip-line: Churchill tanks being dismantled

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3066

    image: the interior of a factory with men stripping down and dismantling tanks. The hulls of several Churchill tanks are arranged in a line, men busying themselves within and on top of the tanks. In the foreground two men work on a tank engine.

  • Coming Down : the balloon's fins and rudder are full of air. A girl pulls the air vent from underneath as the bag sinks
down

    Coming Down : the balloon's fins and rudder are full of air. A girl pulls the air vent from underneath as the bag sinks down

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1865

    image: a female WAAF balloon worker, wearing overalls and with her back to the viewer, pulls the air vent of a large balloon, which is in the process of deflating.

  • Woolwich Arsenal in 1943

    Woolwich Arsenal in 1943

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3463

    image: a view of production workers inside the munitions shed at the Woolwich Arsenal in London. They are working on a large metal component of an artillery gun.

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