A view of a street-cleaning truck in Oxford temporarily converted for use as a gas decontamination vehicle during an air raid drill just before the outbreak of World War II, note black light in front.


  • Date: 1939
  • Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Sanitation, Blackout Equipment, Drills, Great Britain At War, Types, Light, Oxford, Ultra Violet, Street Cleaners, Air Raids, 1930s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: William Vandivert
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_503141
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.


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