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Photograph: Air-Conditioning of Room XXIX [12]

31 Jul-3 Aug 1950


Photograph: Air-Conditioning of Room XXIX [12]


31 Jul-3 Aug 1950

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Roof space above the laylight in Room XXIX [12]. The scheme for installing air-conditioning in six of the most badly war-damaged Gallery rooms was agreed by the Ministry of Works in 1946. The plant was installed in 1947, and Room XXIX [12] was the first remodelled and air-conditioned room to be opened in August 1950. Photograph: Ministry of Works, Crown Copyright. Neg. G2374/14.

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