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London World War 2: Bill Brandt’s brilliant photos of Underground shelters

by | 9th, September 2015

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Not long after the Blitz began the Ministry of Information commissioned Bill Brandt to photograph the air-raid shelters. The pictures were sent to Washington in an attempt to bring America into the war.

Cyril Connolly published Brandt’s shelter photographs in Horizon in February 1942. In

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