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Industry Collection

Background imageIndustry Collection: Brochure cover, chocolate box designs

Brochure cover, chocolate box designs
Brochure cover in blue, black and gold, chocolate box designs, Statue Series of box tops, Geo. H. Harrison & Sons, Statue Printing Works, Leeds, and Sentinel House, Southampton Row, London. 1930

Background imageIndustry Collection: Save Power at Work - Help your Fuel Watcher

Save Power at Work - Help your Fuel Watcher
World War Two public information poster for the Ministry of Food & Power - Save Power at Work. " Hi! Don t leave that machine running idle! And turn off that Blue Pencil Light!" circa 1940s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Russian Patriotic Propaganda Poster - Red Army Day

Russian Patriotic Propaganda Poster - Red Army Day
" The glory of these days will never fall silent." A quote from the march of the Amur Far East partisans of the Russian Civil war era

Background imageIndustry Collection: Brochure cover, W Barratt & Co Ltd, Northampton

Brochure cover, W Barratt & Co Ltd, Northampton
Brochure cover design, W Barratt & Co Ltd, Northampton, originating boot service in the home. Showing an 18th century scene, with a lady trying on a pair of boots. 20th century

Background imageIndustry Collection: Empire Marketing Board poster - cocoa pod gathering

Empire Marketing Board poster - cocoa pod gathering

Background imageIndustry Collection: Brochure illustration, W Barratt & Co Ltd, Northampton

Brochure illustration, W Barratt & Co Ltd, Northampton, showing the Footshape Works where the boots and shoes are made, with addresses of branches below, in London, Bradford, Brighton and Leicester

Background imageIndustry Collection: Baling fleeces, Burrawang, Australia

Baling fleeces, Burrawang, Australia

Background imageIndustry Collection: Tea pickers, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)

Tea pickers, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Tea pickers resting, Ceylon (Sri Lanka). circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Fishwives at work, Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

Fishwives at work, Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
Fishwives at work on the island of Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Date: circa 1930

Background imageIndustry Collection: View of Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales

View of Ebbw Vale, Gwent, South Wales, with smoking industrial chimneys. Date: 1961

Background imageIndustry Collection: Basket maker in Goa, India

Basket maker in Goa, India
A man making baskets in Goa, India. Date: 1992

Background imageIndustry Collection: Docks at Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

Docks at Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
View of the docks at Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland, with fish barrels stacked up and boats in the harbour. A group of fishwives can be seen on the right. Date: circa 1930

Background imageIndustry Collection: View of the harbour at Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

View of the harbour at Barra, Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Date: 1930s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Man at work in a clothing factory, Hemel Hempstead

Man at work in a clothing factory, Hemel Hempstead
Man at work in a clothing factory in Hemel Hempstead, cutting multiple pieces of cloth. Date: 1963

Background imageIndustry Collection: Workman at slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Workman at slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales
A workman expertly splitting a slate at slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales. Date: 1962

Background imageIndustry Collection: Fisherman making and repairing lobster pots

Fisherman making and repairing lobster pots
A fisherman making and repairing lobster pots. Date: circa 1930

Background imageIndustry Collection: Slate mine entrance, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Slate mine entrance, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales
Slate mine entrance with tracks, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales. Date: 1962

Background imageIndustry Collection: Slate quarry in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Slate quarry in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales
Slate quarry and building in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales. Date: 1961

Background imageIndustry Collection: Workmen at slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Workmen at slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales
Men at work in a slate mill, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales, splitting the slate into usable pieces. Date: 1962

Background imageIndustry Collection: Slate waste at Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Slate waste at Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales
Slate waste piled up at Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales. Date: 1962

Background imageIndustry Collection: Camp in the Mountains of Iran

Camp in the Mountains of Iran
A temporary camp in the mountains of Iran, close to oil exploration works undertaken in the early 1920s by British Petroleum

Background imageIndustry Collection: Fireless Locomotives - Llandarcy

Fireless Locomotives - Llandarcy, Wales. Oil storage depots and oil handling docks used fireless locomotives (steam was pumped in to a specially constructed usually dome-ended boiler)

Background imageIndustry Collection: Wax run down at Llandarcy

Wax run down at Llandarcy
The wax run-down at the BP crude oil processing plant at Llandarcy, Swansea, Wales. Date: circa 1925

Background imageIndustry Collection: Poster advertising War Savings

Poster advertising War Savings, encourage people to invest in war bonds to support the ATS (the womens branch of the army, the Auxiliary Territorial Service). 1940s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Wartime salvage poster

Wartime salvage poster asking for rags, paper, bones and metal. Waste is wanted for war weapons. This week and every week salvage is essential. 1940s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Recruitment poster, Train to Win

Recruitment poster, Train to Win, featuring a woman in nurses uniform. Apply to the Employment Exchange, government training schemes with paid allowances. Aimed specifically at women. 1940s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Girofla soap packaging

Girofla soap packaging
French Girofla soap packaging with a yellow flower. 20th century

Background imageIndustry Collection: Sheep shearer at work, Burrawang Station, Australia

Sheep shearer at work, Burrawang Station, Australia
Sheep shearer at work, Burrawang Station, New South Wales, Australia. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: People picking tea, India

People picking tea, India
People picking tea on a hillside, India. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Porcelain shops, Kyoto, Japan

Porcelain shops, Kyoto, Japan
Porcelain shops on a street in Kyoto, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: People picking tea, Japan

People picking tea, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Women making parasols, Japan

Women making parasols, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Women sorting silk worms, Japan

Women sorting silk worms, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Workers threshing grain, Japan

Workers threshing grain, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Barrel maker, Japan

Barrel maker, Japan
Barrel maker at work, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Barrel makers, Japan

Barrel makers, Japan
Barrel makers at work, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Women with spinning wheel, Scotland

Women with spinning wheel, Scotland
Two women and a girl sitting outside the Post Office with a spinning wheel and other equipment, Scotland. late 19th century

Background imageIndustry Collection: Fisherman, Naples, Italy

Fisherman, Naples, Italy
Fisherman smoking a pipe, Naples, Italy. late 19th century

Background imageIndustry Collection: Shearing sheep, Burrawang, Australia

Shearing sheep, Burrawang, Australia
Shearing sheep, Burrawang, New South Wales, Australia. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Young woman spinning thread, Japan

Young woman spinning thread, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Kelp makers huts, South Uist, Scotland

Kelp makers huts, South Uist, Scotland
Kelp makers huts, South Uist, Outer Hebrides, Scotland. late 19th century

Background imageIndustry Collection: Fishing boat, Rangoon, Burma (Myanmar)

Fishing boat, Rangoon, Burma (Myanmar). circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Wool sorting and classing, Burrawang, Australia

Wool sorting and classing, Burrawang, Australia
Wool sorting and classing in a shearing shed, Burrawang, New South Wales, Australia. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Shearing shed, Burrawang Station, Australia

Shearing shed, Burrawang Station, Australia
Shearing shed, Burrawang Station, New South Wales, Australia. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Kelp makers hut, South Uist, Scotland

Kelp makers hut, South Uist, Scotland

Background imageIndustry Collection: Potters at work, Japan

Potters at work, Japan
Potters at work in a yard, Japan. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Prize rams, Burrawang Station, Australia

Prize rams, Burrawang Station, Australia
Prize rams, Burrawang Station, New South Wales, Australia. circa 1890s

Background imageIndustry Collection: Men with fishing boat, India

Men with fishing boat, India. circa 1890s




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