MELBOURNE, VICTORIA. WAR WORK. FROM FLEECE TO SOCK. MISS COLL IS SHOWN KNITTING SOCKS DIRECT FROM ...

Unit Australian Comforts Fund
Accession Number H02438
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

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Description

MELBOURNE, VICTORIA. WAR WORK. FROM FLEECE TO SOCK. MISS COLL IS SHOWN KNITTING SOCKS DIRECT FROM THE FLEECE OF A SHEEP. THE AUSTRALIAN COMFORTS FUND THEN PACKED THE SOCKS INTO BALES. AS SEEN ON THE LEFT OF THE PHOTOGRAPH, AND SHIPPED THEM OVERSEAS TO AUSTRALIAN TROOPS.

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