First Pictures of London's Balloon Barrage

Made:
1938-05-10
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'First Pictures of London's Balloon Barrage', taken by an unknown photographer for the Air Ministry, 10 May 1938. 'London protected by a network of balloons against enemy aircraft, is rapidly becoming an actual fact. These pictures are the first showing balloons, part of several hundred which have been delivered to the Royal Air Force for the new Balloon Barrage Group...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14526
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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