The Sheraton-Mt. Royal – and several other properties across Canada – housed Trans-Canada Air Lines ticket offices along with hotel guests. Court trajet: l’hôtel Sheraton-Mt. Royal – et plusieurs autres hôtels à travers le pays – avaient une billeterie sur place Air Canada pour des réservations illico. Photo courtesy of Air Canada Archives. / Photo gracieuseté des Archives Air Canada. See more from our September 2012 issue.Découvrez le reste de notre numéro de septembre 2012.
Elephant and Castle Underground Station during WW2 (1940) There was huge demand for space on the London underground during the Blitz, probably the safest place to be. Yet nowhere was entirely safe.The Elephant and Castle station was only six stops along the Northern Line from Balham station.
During night raids on the London area a house was hit by bombs dropped by German raiders, The occupants of the house, Mrs E Clayton and her daughter, Doris, were safe in their Anderson Shelter. They have been previously bombed out and were again saved by their shelter. When they were forced to leave the house they took their shelter with them.
SHELTER PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN IN LONDON BY BILL BRANDT, NOVEMBER 1940. Shelterers sleep on the benches which line the wall of this London trench shelter. The shelter had been flooded due to heavy rain and a few boards have been placed along the floor to help shelterers avoid the puddles. In the background, the First Aid cabinet can be seen.
60 years since the great smog of London - in pictures
This picture was taken at sunset from the top of Westminster Cathedral in 1953. London faced another killer smog in 1953 after 48 hours of fog trapped the smoke belching from millions of London's chimney pots
One of the more enduring design motifs from the Nike archive is the brand's iconic Safari print, which is set to transform the Nike LunarCharge as part of the original colorway from the 1987 Safari release. The shoe's textile and neoprene upper is rendered in black, accented with contrasting hits of orange on the collar, pull loop and miniature Swoosh branding. The Air Max 90-inspired eyestay is finished in white, while the mudguard gets the eye-catching Safari textu...
SHELTER PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN IN LONDON BY BILL BRANDT, NOVEMBER 1940. A row of shelterers lie asleep in a North London air raid shelter. The wall against which they are resting their heads is actually that of the latrines!