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Highlights of the Collection
Beauty in a Time of War
Workman operates furnace used to melt bomb-making materials at the Cherrier plant
Bombs neatly stacked at the Cherrier bomb-making plant
Workman operates lathe at Sorel Steel plant
Woman munitions worker showing her identity pass to a waving security guard at the John Inglis Co. Bren gun plant
Bomb shells arranged on the floor of the Carrier plant, awaiting assembly
Workman wearing protective goggles, mask and clothing, operates a saw to cut the body of a bomb at the Cherrier plant
It is clear that the WRM photographers gleaned more than patriotic inspiration from their subject matter. Many of the photographs in the WRM collection are carefully composed and definitely hold artistic merit.
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