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Attlee's Britain 1945-1951

Take a look at our Pinterest board, Attlee’s Britain, a snapshot of post-war Britain. This is a great introduction to our new online resource 'Attlee’s Britain: Planning for the future?' http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/topics/attlees-britain.htm

Lessons | Education | Topics | The Road to Partition Catalogue reference PREM 8/584

The Empire Windrush: Jamaica Sails Into British History

Evening News cartoon, October 1948 From the British Cartoon Archive This image is under copyright, please see www.cartoons.ac.u...

Trailer advertising the National Health Service in the 1940s: www.britishpathe....

Children and Young People From warfare to welfare 1939-1959

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Clement Attlee

PE Class at Milton Board School, 1903. Pre-dating Attlee's welfare state Catalogue reference: COPY 1/160

Guy's Hospital London 1897 (before the NHS) Catalogue reference: COPY 1/428

City of Wakefield NHS Guide book cover, 1948 - 1957 Catalogue reference: MH 134/6

The British Scene: Community centre by A.H Hall 1939-1946 Catalogue reference: INF 3/1741

The 100,000th temporary house in Britain! January 1947

The British Scene: London railway terminus by Grace Golden 1939-1946 Catalogue reference: INF 3/1740

Extract from the diary of Guy Liddell, Deputy Director General of the Security Service September 1946 - March 1947 Catalogue reference: KV 4/468

Photograph of a British Iron and Steel Federation House 1946 Catalogue reference: T 161/1367

Extract from a transcript for an interview with RAB Butler and Richard Montague Smith, a reporter from The Daily Mail 14 November 1944 Catalogue reference: ED 121/202

A snoek! The Illustrated Catalogue of the Fisheries of South Australia, from the Freshwater and Marine Image Bank 1921

Report on the use of snoek, a South African tinned fish tested in the Ministry of Food's canned fish division February 1948 Catalogue reference: MAF 256/88

Construction of temporary housing, July 1947

Letter to Aneurin Bevan, Minister of Health from G.A Issacs at the Board of Trade 19 March 1946 Catalogue reference: T 161/1367

A prefab(ricated) house built in 1945 under the Housing (Temporary Accommodation) Act.