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  • A Knitting Party

    A Knitting Party

    (art) Made by: Dunbar, Evelyn Mary 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 768

    image: A large room with a party of women sitting in chairs and knitting

  • Our Jungle Fighters Want Socks - Please Knit Now

    Our Jungle Fighters Want Socks - Please Knit Now

    (posters) Made by: GAMES, ABRAM (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 2978

    whole: the image occupies the majority. the title is separate and positioned across the top edge, in black, and across the bottom edge, in red. The text is separate and placed across the bottom edge, in black. All set against a white background. image: a...

  • Reinforce Children's Clothes

    Reinforce Children's Clothes

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 8294

    whole: five separate images are located in the lower three-quarters. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, in red. The text is partially integrated and placed in the upper centre, in black, and in the lower three-quarters, in white,...

  • Rag doll

    Rag doll

    (souvenirs and ephemera)

    EPH 4081

    doll Rag doll, with blue dress and knitted blue booties

  • measure, the 'MIK' Man in Khaki Sock-Knitters-Help

    measure, the 'MIK' Man in Khaki Sock-Knitters-Help

    (souvenirs and ephemera) Made by: Dean, London 1914

    EPH 4543

    British First World War sock-knitting accessory. An example of one of the innumerable 'specialist' artefacts to take commercial advantage of circumstances surrounding the arrival of war in 1914 and also indicative of British Army equipment...

  • Cap Comforter: British Army

    Cap Comforter: British Army

    (uniforms and insignia)

    UNI 12586

    The cap comforter was issued as a form of head protection in colder weather but was frequently used as the chosen form of headdress by raiding parties in the trenches in the hours of darkness.

  • Flying Jacket, Type A-2: 364thBS, 305thBG, 8thUSAAF

    Flying Jacket, Type A-2: 364thBS, 305thBG, 8thUSAAF

    (uniforms and insignia)

    UNI 12132

    The Type A-2 summer flying jacket was first standardised in 1931 and was a popular and prestigious garment worn by aviators of the Amy Air Corps throughout the Second World War. Intended as a lightweight flying jacket, it was habitually worn by...