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Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2738

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2738

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 The windows of this large rounded building (probably Westminster City Hall on Charing Cross Road) have been bricked up, both as a way to blackout the b... More

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2734

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2734

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 A view of a winding road, somewhere in London, showing the black and white stripes or blocks which have been painted on the kerb to give a checked effect,... More

INF3-293 Road safety Look out in the blackout - think before you cross the road Artist Pat Keely

INF3-293 Road safety Look out in the blackout - think before you cross...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2730

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2730

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 This photograph shows a large white 'V' painted on the road in the Strand in London, as a precaution for those driving in the blackout.

Doreen Buckner draws the curtains in her family's London home to comply with the nightly 'Blackout' during the Second World War. D17275

Doreen Buckner draws the curtains in her family's London home to compl...

Doreen Buckner draws the curtains in her family's London home to comply with the nightly 'Blackout' during the Second World War. Seven-year-old Doreen Buckner draws the curtains in her family's London home. Cl... More

INF3-296 Road safety Cyclists; make sure you can be seen in the blackout

INF3-296 Road safety Cyclists; make sure you can be seen in the blacko...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Night School Girl- Evening Classes in Wartime London, C 1940 D367

Night School Girl- Evening Classes in Wartime London, C 1940 D367

Night School Girl- Evening Classes in Wartime London, C 1940 Mrs Ridley leaves the City Literary Institute, after an evening of night classes, to make her way home. Note that she is shining a torch downwards t... More

INF3-292 Road safety Look out in the blackout - think before you cross the road Artist Pat Keely

INF3-292 Road safety Look out in the blackout - think before you cross...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

The work of the Anglo-american Ambulance Unit in Britain, 1941 D4000

The work of the Anglo-american Ambulance Unit in Britain, 1941 D4000

The work of the Anglo-american Ambulance Unit in Britain, 1941 Mrs Jack Miller of the American Ambulance, Great Britain, paints a white line around the bottom of her ambulance, in order to make it more visible ... More

"WHEN IN DOUBT - LIGHTS OUT" - NARA - 516141

"WHEN IN DOUBT - LIGHTS OUT" - NARA - 516141

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2733

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2733

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 A member of the Westminster Road Lining Unit pushes his line-painting machine along a London street as he puts the finishing touches to the large white 'Y... More

First US Army Rehabilitation Centre- Recuperation and Training at 8th Convalescent Hospital, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, UK, 1943 D16590

First US Army Rehabilitation Centre- Recuperation and Training at 8th ...

First US Army Rehabilitation Centre- Recuperation and Training at 8th Convalescent Hospital, Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, UK, 1943 Sergeant M M "Big Momma" Swindele kicks his leg into the air duri... More

Bekendtgørelse om mørklægning, Danmark 1940

Bekendtgørelse om mørklægning, Danmark 1940

Public announcment of blackout as a result of German occupation of Denmark during WW2

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D66

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D6...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A sales assistant, using a stuffed toy, demonstrates a blackout coat for dogs to a customer at Selfridge's department store in London. The co... More

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D67

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D6...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A woman looks at her reflection in a mirror as she examines a selection of blackout collars at Selfridge's department store in London. The va... More

Verdunkelungsübung Stadt Zürich 1940

Verdunkelungsübung Stadt Zürich 1940

Deutsch: Verdunkelungsübung Stadt Zürich, Schweiz 1940

Air Raid Precautions and Civil Defence in Wartime Britain, 1942 D10588

Air Raid Precautions and Civil Defence in Wartime Britain, 1942 D10588

Air Raid Precautions and Civil Defence in Wartime Britain, 1942 A woman pulls closed the blackout curtains in her home before going to bed.

Feed the Guns with War Bonds Art.IWMPST10424

Feed the Guns with War Bonds Art.IWMPST10424

Feed the Guns with War Bonds whole: the title is in yellow, and is positioned across the bottom and laid over the image. image: the London skyline, featuring St Paul's Cathedral, silhouetted against the night s... More

INF3-288 Road safety Wait for daylight

INF3-288 Road safety Wait for daylight

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

INF3-294 Road safety Look out in the blackout - until your eyes get used to the darkness Artist Pat Keely

INF3-294 Road safety Look out in the blackout - until your eyes get us...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

A female shop assistant in Selfridge's displays a white raincoat for use in the blackout, 1940. D75

A female shop assistant in Selfridge's displays a white raincoat for u...

A female shop assistant in Selfridge's displays a white raincoat for use in the blackout, 1940. A female shop assistant displays a white raincoat for use in the blackout. The colour of the fabric of the coat w... More

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D69

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D6...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A female sales assistant helps a customer to choose a blackout collar at Selfridge's department store in London. The various styles available... More

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D78

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D7...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A display at Selfridge's department store in London advertises the various accessories available for use in the blackout. Included here are t... More

Blackout the Rumors - NARA - 513973

Blackout the Rumors - NARA - 513973

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Doreen Buckner and her brother and sister play at shopping in their London home during the night-time 'Blackout' in 1943. D17276

Doreen Buckner and her brother and sister play at shopping in their Lo...

Doreen Buckner and her brother and sister play at shopping in their London home during the night-time 'Blackout' in 1943. Susie, Doreen, and Hugh Buckner play at shopping in their London home. Doreen is carryi... More

London Is Still London- Everyday Life in Wartime London, England, February 1941 D2107

London Is Still London- Everyday Life in Wartime London, England, Febr...

London Is Still London- Everyday Life in Wartime London, England, February 1941 A wide view of Regent Street, (taken from the Piccadilly Circus end of Regent Street, as the road curves towards Piccadilly), show... More

Bekanntmachung blackout Jersey 1944

Bekanntmachung blackout Jersey 1944

Normaund: Avis Allemand dé duthant l'Otchupâtion d'Jèrri English: German military decree/notice from Occupation of Jersey Public domainPublic domainfalsefalse This image is in the public domain accordi... More

In the Blackout - Top Hail a Bus or Tram Shine a Torch on to Your Hand -  3a40af40506fd1cf0cd0282ce5249f69

In the Blackout - Top Hail a Bus or Tram Shine a Torch on to Your Hand...

Artist: Hans Schleger (Zero) Printed By: The Baynard Press

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D74

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D7...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A stand at in the umbrella department of Selfridge's department store in London displays a selection of blackout walking sticks. These sticks... More

Air Raid Precautions, 1940 HU104544

Air Raid Precautions, 1940 HU104544

Air Raid Precautions, 1940 Air Raid Precautions (ARP) illuminated shelter sign on Fleet Street, central London, March 1940. These electrically operated, internally illuminated light boxes had overhanging tops t... More

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2739

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2739

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 The large windows above this J Lyon's and Company tea shop have been bricked up, but with a few small openings remaining. The windows have been bricke... More

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2741

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2741

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 The large doorway at the entrance to the Royal Institute of British Architects has been bricked up and a new entrance created. An extra brick wall has... More

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2752

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 D2752

Blackout and Air Raid Precautions in London, England, 1941 A view of the shopfront of chocolatier Charbonnel et Walker, in London's Mayfair, showing that the majority of the shop window has been boarded up, wit... More

London As USUAL- Everyday Life in London, England, 1940 D1788

London As USUAL- Everyday Life in London, England, 1940 D1788

London As USUAL- Everyday Life in London, England, 1940 Pedestrians and vehicles go about their daily business on Brompton Road, London. This photograph was taken looking towards Knightsbridge, with Harrods vi... More

London Blitz 9 September 1940, World War II photo

London Blitz 9 September 1940, World War II photo

A bus is left leaning against the side of a terrace in Harrington Square, Mornington Crescent, in the aftermath of a German bombing raid on London in the first days of the Blitz, 9th September 1940. The bus was... More

Americans in Britain- the Arrival of the Civilian Technical Corps, Bournemouth, England, 1941 D4916

Americans in Britain- the Arrival of the Civilian Technical Corps, Bou...

Americans in Britain- the Arrival of the Civilian Technical Corps, Bournemouth, England, 1941 B Shapiro of the Civilian Technical Corps (originally from Chicago) puts up the blackout at this billet, probably at... More

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2732

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 D2732

Blackout Precautions For Drivers, London, England, 1941 This bollard on a traffic island on a London street, possibly Knightsbridge, is just one of the many driving precautions established during the war to pre... More

Tarnschild-Tarnkapp-Lampe crop

Tarnschild-Tarnkapp-Lampe crop

Deutsch: Taschenlampen im Rahmen der Maßnahmen zur Verdunkelung im ersten Weltkrieg: Tarnschild- und Tarnkapp-Lampe

An Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask during the Second World War. D4053

An Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask during t...

An Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask during the Second World War. A head and shoulders portrait of an Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask. The steel helmet has a... More

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D68

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D6...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A blackout walking stick on sale at Selfridge's in London's Oxford Street. The light in the tip of the walking stick would illuminate the gro... More

Brick blast wall built to protect a Police Box in London, 1941. D2742

Brick blast wall built to protect a Police Box in London, 1941. D2742

Brick blast wall built to protect a Police Box in London, 1941. This photograph shows a thick brick blast wall which has been built in front of a Police Box, somewhere in London. The lower part of the wall has... More

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif.1a34705v

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif.1a34705v

Title: Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif. Due to blackout regulations all such lights are hooded. Santa Fe R.R. trip

Blackout in 1942, Keene NH (2596109550)

Blackout in 1942, Keene NH (2596109550)

TITLE Blackout in 1942, Keene NH CREATOR SUBJECT Electric power failures - NH - Keene DESCRIPTION Photograph showing "before and after" views of Keene New Hampshire, during the blackout of March 12, 1942. PUBLI... More

An Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask during the Second World War. D4054

An Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask during t...

An Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask during the Second World War. A head and shoulders portrait of an Air Raid Warden wearing his steel helmet and duty gas mask. The warden also wears ... More

London in the Spring of 1941- Everyday Life in London, England D2955

London in the Spring of 1941- Everyday Life in London, England D2955

London in the Spring of 1941- Everyday Life in London, England A man buys a newspaper from a newspaper seller outside the Lyon's Corner House on Coventry Street in London. A small white box with a cross can be... More

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards 1a34705v

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards 1a34705v

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif. Due to blackout regulations all such lights are hooded. Santa Fe R.R. trip

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif. Due to blackout regulations all such lights are hooded. Santa Fe R.R. trip LCCN2017878089

Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif. Due to black...

Title: Switch lights in Santa Fe R.R. yards, Los Angeles, Calif. Due to blackout regulations all such lights are hooded. Santa Fe R.R. trip Abstract/medium: 1 transparency : color.

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D76

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 D7...

Blackout Accessories For Sale, Selfridge's, London, England, C 1940 A luminous gas mask case on sale at Selfridge's department store in London. These gas mask covers were on sale for 2/11.

Parachutes Art.IWMARTLD1259

Parachutes Art.IWMARTLD1259

Parachutes image: a parachute drop at night, in fields with trees. Some parachutes are still falling, others are on the ground.

Pedestrians and vehicles go about their daily business on Brompton Road, London, during 1940. D1787

Pedestrians and vehicles go about their daily business on Brompton Roa...

Pedestrians and vehicles go about their daily business on Brompton Road, London, during 1940. Pedestrians and vehicles go about their daily business on Brompton Road, London. This photograph was taken looking ... More

INF3-290 Road safety Look out in the blackout Artist Pat Keely

INF3-290 Road safety Look out in the blackout Artist Pat Keely

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Bekanntmachung blackout Jersey 1943

Bekanntmachung blackout Jersey 1943

Normaund: Avis Allemand dé duthant l'Otchupâtion d'Jèrri English: German military decree/notice from Occupation of Jersey Public domainPublic domainfalsefalse This image is in the public domain accordi... More