Search Our Collections

Showing 1 - 10 of 48 results.

Items per page: [10] 20 50

Pages

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

    ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    TR 2646

    A mixed mathematics group receiving instruction from the Education Officer.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

    ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    TR 2651

    Personnel of the Royal Air Force and the Women's Royal Air Force taking part in a course at Manchester Central Library to train as instructors for the proposed post-war Royal Air Force Education and Vocation Training School.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

    ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    TR 2649

    A mathematics group receiving instruction from the Education Officer.

  • BRITAIN'S HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945: BARRAGE BALLOON CONSTRUCTION

    BRITAIN'S HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945: BARRAGE BALLOON CONSTRUCTION

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs)

    HU 36241

    Looking down on the factory floor at the Dunlop Balloon Factory, Manchester, where barrage balloons are being constructed.

  • Paravanes under Construction

    Paravanes under Construction

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 779

    image: a factory floor with a stack of paravanes in the foreground. On the right a worker is adjusting some machinery containing a paravane. Another is suspended from a chain in the ceiling.

  • Raw Materials for 4.5 Anti-aircraft Shells

    Raw Materials for 4.5 Anti-aircraft Shells

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 941

    image: two munitions workers stack metal cylinders into enormous piles from a small hand cart. There are similar piles stretching into the distance behind them.

  • Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service : a sister interested in a case

    Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service : a sister interested in a case

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3823

    image: a QAIMNS nurse in full uniform, in the centre left foreground, places a stethoscope against the back of a bare- chested male patient, in the centre right foreground, who leans forward resting his arms on his legs. Both are sitting on a hospital...

  • Testing Gun Barrels for Alignment

    Testing Gun Barrels for Alignment

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 773

    image: a factory floor where a munitions worker sits with his back to the artist looking down the barrel of an anti- aircraft gun, supported on a wooden stand. A second worker stands on the other end of the barrel. A stack of barrels lies on the floor to...

  • Anti-aircraft Guns under Construction

    Anti-aircraft Guns under Construction

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 934

    image: a factory floor with the workers in overalls constructing and transporting the barrels of anti-aircraft guns.

  • BELGIANS TRAIN IN ENGLAND: PARACHUTE TRAINING AT RINGWAY, NEAR MANCHESTER, 1942

    BELGIANS TRAIN IN ENGLAND: PARACHUTE TRAINING AT RINGWAY, NEAR MANCHESTER, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 8696

    A Belgian paratrooper does 'flying angel' jumps over a wooden horse as part of his 'limbering up exercises during parachute training at Ringway. Two other soldiers lie next to the horse to increase the distance jumped.

Pages