War Work

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

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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War work. From Fleece to Sock. Miss Coll (possibly Miss McColl of Bendigo?) is shown knitting socks direct from the fleece of a sheep. The Australian Comforts Fund then packed the socks into bales (such as on left) and shipped them overseas to Australian troops.

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