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
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The kitchens of the future. A prototype for a post war kitchen, which was shown at the British Commercial Gas Association’s Kitchen Planning Exhibition at Dorland Hall, 1945 (INF 2/44)   Transcript In the Type 4 Working Kitchen for a flat, Mrs. Findlow starts to prepare the evening meal. Buffet-type cooker, working table and stainless steel double sink are all arranged …

Post war kitchens - The National Archives

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

Education | Education | Topics | The Road to Partition

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NHS glasses

Opera Opera Opticians Limited - John Lennon Glasses

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The Empire Windrush: Jamaica Sails Into British History

The Empire Windrush: Jamaica Sails Into British History

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Windrush

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Evening News cartoon, October 1948 From the British Cartoon Archive This image is under copyright, please see http://www.cartoons.ac.uk/record/JL3901

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Trailer advertising the National Health Service in the 1940s: http://www.britishpathe.com/video/leaflet-for-the-new-national-health-service-scotti

Leaflet For The New National Health Service - Scottish Version

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Children and Young People From warfare to welfare 1939-1959

Children and Young People

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Clement Attlee

History of Clement Attlee - GOV.UK

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

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

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

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Clement Attlee- my genuine political hero.

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

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

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

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

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

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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

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

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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

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Construction of temporary housing, July 1947

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

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

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