Findmypast Photo Collection

Search thousands of fascinating images and connect with these snapshots of the past. This unique collection brings together original images capturing the events of the Second World War and the daily lives of ordinary people in the 1950s.The collection has been created in partnership with Mirrorpix/Reach PLC and features the work of renowned photographer Bela Zola, as well as photographs from Library and Archives Canada. You can search the photos by keyword; such as war, boxing, 1920s, Home Guard, Arsenal, women, etc. You also have the option search just by year, subject or country. Use the arrows on either side of the photo to discover more.

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