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Great Britain. Army -- Ordnance facilities


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Munitions factory photographs, 1914-1918

Identifier: 1000-129
Scope and Contents

Eighty-eight photographs taken during World War I in a British munitions factory showing women on assembly lines manufacturing shells. Includes one photograph of the plant managers, possibly in Kent.

Dates: 1914 - 1918

Peggy Hamilton. Three Years or the Duration: The Memoirs of a Munitions Worker, 1914-1918

Identifier: 1992-021
Scope and Contents

Layouts of title page and preliminary pages, heavily revised typescript, mock-up/layout of proposed illustrations, and original specimen pages (Peter Owen Ltd/Daedalus Press 1978 edition) of Lady Peggy Hamilton's memoir, Three Years or the Duration, concerning women workers in English munition factories during World War I. The book was published in 1978 by Peter Owen.

Dates: 1914 - 1918

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Defense industries -- Great Britain -- Employees -- Biography. 1
Defense industries -- Great Britain -- Employees. 1
Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- World War, 1914-1918. 1
Special Collections -- Photographs -- World War, 1914-1918. 1
Weapons industry -- Employees 1