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Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918

Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918

Photographer: Thomas Frederick Scales .Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918.Dry plate glass negative .Reference No. 1/2-014078-G.Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collect... more

View of the Sacred Tank in the Great Pagoda

View of the Sacred Tank in the Great Pagoda

Linnaeus Tripe (British, Devonport (Plymouth Dock) 1822–1902 Devonport)

View of the Sacred Tank in the Great Pagoda

View of the Sacred Tank in the Great Pagoda

Linnaeus Tripe (British, Devonport (Plymouth Dock) 1822–1902 Devonport)

Stereobild av män vid tank och ånglok.

Stereobild av män vid tank och ånglok.

Stereobild av män vid tank och ånglok.

Hydraulic Mining--The Pipe and Tank

Hydraulic Mining--The Pipe and Tank

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 803. LOT subdivision subject: Hydraulic Mining. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Zurr's Station and Water Tank, Dutch Flat and Donner Lake Wagon Road, Placer County

Zurr's Station and Water Tank, Dutch Flat and Donner Lake Wagon Road, ...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 769. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Topari Tank from "Ceylon in 1893, etc"

Topari Tank from "Ceylon in 1893, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000143 from "Ceylon in 1893, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British Library's flickr photostream.

The twin towers and Gangasagar Tank from "Bombay and Western India. A series of stray papers"

The twin towers and Gangasagar Tank from "Bombay and Western India. A ...

This image has been taken from scan 000195 from volume 02 of "Bombay and Western India. A series of stray papers". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of th... more

Madura - the bathing tank, showing golden pagoda and south tower of the Temple of Siva

Madura - the bathing tank, showing golden pagoda and south tower of th...

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 686. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1... more

Water tank at Gampola railway station

Water tank at Gampola railway station

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Water] tank and temples at Jammu

[Water] tank and temples at Jammu

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Horses at Water Tank
Spindletop, Beaumont, Port Arthur, and vicinity, Texas - oil industry: Tank Cars [on railroad]

Spindletop, Beaumont, Port Arthur, and vicinity, Texas - oil industry:...

Photo copyrighted by The Bernier Publ. Co., N.Y. #49. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Oil industry; Texas; Shelf.

Star and crescent tank [Spindletop, Beaumont, Port Arthur, and vicinity, Texas - oil industry].

Star and crescent tank [Spindletop, Beaumont, Port Arthur, and vicinit...

Photo copyrighted by The Bernier Publ. Co., N.Y. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. #10.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

Skioptikonbild från A.W. Cronquists besök i Baku- oljedistrikt 1903.

San Angelo, Texas north from water tank

San Angelo, Texas north from water tank

Postcard shows panoramic view of San Angelo, Texas. H100517 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. M. C. Ragsdale, San Angelo, Texas.

German Mark 4 Tank

German Mark 4 Tank

This photograph depicts a German Mark 4 tank at a war bond drive at the Watertown Arsenal. Photographs

Pennsylvania. Tank house and good pumping oil well

Pennsylvania. Tank house and good pumping oil well

This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Wittemann Collection (Library of Congress). 1629. Title from item.

500,000 gallon oil tank, Avery, Idaho

500,000 gallon oil tank, Avery, Idaho

Photograph shows a large oil tank in foreground with partial cutover lands in the background. Copyright 1911 by H. English, Avery, Idaho. Title from item.

Photograph of a Tank, a Derrick, and a Pump House at Silver Creek Ranger Station

Photograph of a Tank, a Derrick, and a Pump House at Silver Creek Rang...

Original caption: Tank, derrick & pump house. Silver Creek ranger station. Lower Mich. Historic Photographs

Tank House, Man at Left

Tank House, Man at Left

Pribilof Islands Glass Plate Negatives

St Paul Tank house

St Paul Tank house

Pribilof Islands Glass Plate Negatives

Tank House

Tank House

Pribilof Islands Glass Plate Negatives

Tank House and Mule Team

Tank House and Mule Team

Pribilof Islands Glass Plate Negatives

St Paul Tank house

St Paul Tank house

Pribilof Islands Glass Plate Negatives

Monthly Progress Photo, Pickling Tank Near Launching Ways Looking North, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Pickling Tank Near Launching Ways Looking Nort...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Monthly Progress Photo, Pickling Tank Near Launching Ways Looking East, Yard Labor

Monthly Progress Photo, Pickling Tank Near Launching Ways Looking East...

Photographs of the Construction and Repair of Buildings, Facilities, and Vessels at the New York Navy Yard

Photograph of a Water Tank Used by Companies on the Superior National Forest

Photograph of a Water Tank Used by Companies on the Superior National ...

Original caption: Water tank used by companies on the Superior NF. Historic Photographs

British tanks going forward to check the German advance

British tanks going forward to check the German advance

The advantages of caterpillar tracks on tanks can be clearly seen here. These four tanks are travelling through a churned up and boggy mess with relative ease. The soldiers travelling on them also look relaxed.... more

Tanks showing some of their antics during the King's visit to their Headquarters

Tanks showing some of their antics during the King's visit to their He...

British tanks on training manoeuvres, in France, during World War I. This photograph of an advancing tank dwarfing British troops, gives an idea of the scale of tanks, and the power they brought to the front li... more

Canadians digging in and waiting for the next wave to pass them and go forward

Canadians digging in and waiting for the next wave to pass them and go...

Canadian troops and a tank on the Western Front, during World War I. This photograph gives some sense of how treacherous and fraught fighting in World War I could be. The Canadian soldiers in the picture look v... more

Tank in action

Tank in action

Format: Hand-coloured photograph from an exhibition of war photographs in natural colour produced by Colart's Studios, Melbourne, in the 1920s...Notes: Find more detailed information about this photographic col... more

Painting camouflage on a Tank

Painting camouflage on a Tank

The picture is taken from within a muddy yard. There is no particular background and so there is very little context to the picture. The back end of another tank is just visible to the left of the photograph. T... more

Stunter, the clever mascot of the Tank Corps who, owing to his experience gained by riding about in Tanks, can balance himself on the bars of a motor-bicycle

Stunter, the clever mascot of the Tank Corps who, owing to his experie...

Tank Corp's mascot, 'Stunter', and his officer, France, during World War I. The officer and his bike look clean and well-kept and they appear to be in front of a grand house surrounded by gardens. The subjects ... more

Tanks attack on Thiepval

Tanks attack on Thiepval

Tank moving across a battlefield at Thiepval, France. The tank appears to be moving over the top of a trench. In the trench there is a group of soldiers carefully watching it, they are all wearing steel helmets... more

Heavy armoured cars ready to go up 15/9/16

Heavy armoured cars ready to go up 15/9/16

Four tanks and their crews. Judging by the collection of fuel cans, holes in the ground, shovels, canvas sheets and the tent, it would appear that this is a tank camp. The combination of heat and fumes meant th... more

Infantry passing one of the new armoured cars on their way to the front line

Infantry passing one of the new armoured cars on their way to the fron...

A tank pulling some sort of carriage, followed by a group of infantrymen. The strange, triangular-shaped canopy of netting on top of the tank is probably for camouflaging purposes...The soldiers in this photogr... more

Tank in action

Tank in action

A tank, with guns apparently firing, crossing a trench or shell-hole. The tank appears to be a Mark I type, nicknamed, 'Mother'. These were the first tanks used in action and were developed from a prototype dem... more

Washing down a Whippet tank

Washing down a Whippet tank

Whippet Tank being cleaned, France. A tank is parked in a concrete bay. This bay is edged with stones and gives way to rough grassland. A large riveted water tank, placed beside the bay and the pump which goes ... more

British tank going into action

British tank going into action

British Photographs of World War I

Roadside examination of water after treatment

Roadside examination of water after treatment

Sterilising water stage 3, France, during World War I. A lieutenant of the Royal Army Medical Corps is standing watching a sergeant who is pouring water from a bottle into a test tube. Another soldier is pourin... more

Tank for a horse at Södertelge Workshops (Sodertalje Workshops). The trailer has spread north up on the idea, but of a different type than the pictures D776 and D786.

Tank for a horse at Södertelge Workshops (Sodertalje Workshops). The t...

Tankvagn för en häst vid Södertelge Verkstäder (Södertälje Verkstäder). Vagnen har spridannordning på tanken, men av annan typ än på bilderna D776 och D786.

British tank stuck in trench

British tank stuck in trench

British Photographs of World War I

Attack on Hindenburg line

Attack on Hindenburg line

With 'land battleships (tanks) in the background, this image shows infantry advancing during the attack on the famous Hindenburg Line. As the Hindenburg Line was finally overrun by the Allies in the autumn of 1... more

British tank going into action

British tank going into action

British Photographs of World War I

Bombing an Arab water tank in the desert

Bombing an Arab water tank in the desert

British Photographs of World War I

One of the new armoured cars

One of the new armoured cars

Nicknamed the 'mechanical monsters, this photograph shows a British tank flanked by infantry soldiers, mules and horses. World War I has a notorious reputation for being the conflict that introduced the modern ... more

Första världskriget: Av tyskarna erövade engelska kulsprutepansarvagnar. Till vänster patronremsor jämte fyllningsinredning. Ovanpå vagnen kulsprutor. Dessa vagnar begagnas till infanteriets understödjande och vid beskjutning av lågflygande flygmaskiner.

Första världskriget: Av tyskarna erövade engelska kulsprutepansarvagna...

Första världskriget: Av tyskarna erövade engelska kulsprutepansarvagnar. Till vänster patronremsor jämte fyllningsinredning. Ovanpå vagnen kulsprutor. Dessa vagnar begagnas till infanteriets understödjande och ... more

British water tank near Fricourt, France

British water tank near Fricourt, France

British Photographs of World War I

British tank going into action. 9-13-1916

British tank going into action. 9-13-1916

British Photographs of World War I

Whippet tank advancing at Biefvillers, France. 8-25-1918
Tanks passing dead Germans who were alive before the cavalry advanced a few minutes before the picture was taken

Tanks passing dead Germans who were alive before the cavalry advanced ...

This photograph suggests how hardened some soldiers must have become to the suffering that was around them every day in World War I. In this picture the bodies of German soldiers are clearly visible, but none o... more

King visits the men who man the tanks at the Front

King visits the men who man the tanks at the Front

King George V visiting tank crews at the Front, in France, during World War I. In the photograph, King George V is on the right of the leading group of officers, in military uniform. Haig appears to be in the f... more

Tank crossing trench

Tank crossing trench

British Photographs of World War I

British tank stalled in abandoned German trench

British tank stalled in abandoned German trench

British Photographs of World War I

One of our Tanks at Flers

One of our Tanks at Flers

A tank is surrounded by infantrymen at Flers in France. The manner in which the soldiers are gathered together around the tank and looking directly at the camera, suggests that this could be a staged photograph... more

One of the new armoured cars on the battlefield of 15th September

One of the new armoured cars on the battlefield of 15th September

Originally called 'armoured cars, 'land ships or 'land battleships' and driven by Royal Navy crews, this photograph shows a tank on the battlefield. In the background can be seen infantry soldiers and horses. I... more

Some of the many stables where our tanks are housed

Some of the many stables where our tanks are housed

Sheds and the tanks they house, France. A long, open-fronted shed runs along the left side of the picture. It has a corrugated iron roof and supporting struts spaced to the width of the tank have been placed do... more

British tank in action near Elverdinghe, Belgium

British tank in action near Elverdinghe, Belgium

British Photographs of World War I

Busy scene just outside Bapaume

Busy scene just outside Bapaume

Advance on Bapaume, France, during World War I. Two tanks are moving towards the left, followed by troops. In the foreground some soldiers are sitting and standing at the roadside. One of them appears to be hav... more