Islington receives its first air raid shelter, 1 March 1939. 'The first house in Islington, London, to receive one of the steel air raid shelters is 3 Carlsbad Street. Photograph shows Mrs Edith Spong at the entrance to her shelter, talking to the Mayor of Islington, Mr D McArthur Jackson'. Photograph by Edward G MAlindine.
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