From left to right, Air Chief Marshall Tedder (1890 - 1967), General Eisenhower (1890 - 1969) and Field Marshal Montgomery (1887 - 1976), the Supreme Command of the Allied Expedition Force during World War II.
February 01, 1944 Licence
American revue star Frances Day (1907 - 1984) at Southampton Docks.
December 07, 1945 Licence
13-year-old schoolboy Anthony Wager plays the young Pip, and Jean Simmons, the young Estella in the Cineguild film adaptation of Dickens' novel 'Great Expectations'. Director David Lean (1908-1991) gives the young actors a screen test...More
December 01, 1945 Licence
Young football fans crowd around Everton goalkeeper Burnett to ask for his autograph. Original Publication: Picture Post - 3030 - When Everton Plays Away - pub. 1945
November 17, 1945 Licence
Laurence Olivier and Sybil Thorndike playing Oedipus and Jocasta in a production of Sophocles' tragedy 'Oedipus Tyrannus' at the New Theatre in London. Original Publication: Picture Post - 3019 - Oedipus Rex: A Great Greek Tragedy -...More
November 03, 1945 Licence
Laurence Olivier as Oedipus denounces the blind seer Tiresius, played by Ralph Richardson (1902 - 1983), in a dramatic scene from Sophocles' tragedy. Original Publication: Picture Post - 3030 - Oedipus Rex A Great Greek Tragedy - pub....More
American swimmer and film actor, Johnny Weissmuller (1904-1984), in the role as'Tarzan'.
November 01, 1945 Licence
W Tonks (smoking) and Jack Jones (centre) of the TGWU (Transport And General Workers Union) at a meeting between unions, employers and politicians in Coventry. Jack Jones later became the leader of the TGWU. Original Publication:...More
October 06, 1945 Licence
Mamoru Shigemitsu, subsequently Progressive Party leader, signs the Japanese surrender aboard USS Missouri.
September 02, 1945 Licence
British child actress Sally Ann Howes appears in her fourth film, 'Pink String and Sealing Wax', at Ealing Studios, London. Original Publication: Picture Post - 2020 - Her Fourth Film At Fourteen - pub. 1945
September 01, 1945 Licence