Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Articles collected for an anthology, 1938-70
Letter from Con Condren to his brother Richard, on the beginning of the Blitz, 1940-09-08
Account of the first mass raid on the Woolwich area, London, on 7 September 1940. Includes transcript.
London Civil Defence Region (Intelligence Branch) regular reports, 1941-01-01 - 1942-03-25
The reports cover the blitz and the bombing of London and include sections on the general character of the raids; the direct effect of the raids (casualties, homeless, damage, and transport restrictions); general effects of war conditions; and policy and administration. The first report includes a retrospective section on the general character of the raids since August 1940.
"London Notes", 1933 - 1949
Home Office papers including: statistics of ARP recruitment; guidance about the Official Secrets Act; ARP department annual report for 1936 (apparently unpublished); statement by Sir Ernest Gowers about the Battle of Britain to MPs; and casualty figures.
Panoramic photographs of bomb damage in Germany, 1945
Possibly at the military site near Cuxhaven.
Photographs of bomb disposal work
Photographs of subjects including air defences, wireless equipment and V2 rockets and a letter on the Blitz, 1940.
Photographs of buildings, people and bomb damage in Germany, 1945
Including photographs of refugees.
Reports on London Region to the Minister of Home Security from Ernest Gowers [Senior Regional Commissioner], 1941-07 - 1945-03-31
These regular reports include regular sections on attacks by the enemy; civil defence; fire services; preparations for invasion; preparation of plans for attack; lessons from raids; and movement of population.
Wartime work, 1925 - 1978
Includes: Ministry of Home Security papers on design of air raid shelters; Home Office Civil Defence Research Committee minutes; Department of Scientific and Industrial Research papers on alternative construction methods; papers on bombing trials for shelters and on protection for factories and offices; road research reports; data on damage to reinforced concrete and steel framed buildings; report on damage at Hiroshima and Nagasaki [Japan].