Corsetra's sewing diary - Women's Land Army Breeches pattern and review of an extant pair of breeches from 1917 ( WWI ). Would be great for period things, and awesome for a lady's Steampunk outfit, too...

Corsetra's sewing diary - Women's Land Army Breeches- photos of original [scroll down to bottom of page for pattern, tip to look for vintage corduroy to replicate properly]

Women and Fashions of the Early 20th Century - World War I Era - Clothing of 1914 - 1920

Women's Fashion During WWI: 1914 - 1920

National Service - Women's Land Army - God Speed the Plough and the Woman Who Drives It by Gawthorn, Henry George. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, and postcards.

During both World Wars, many civilian women took up jobs in agriculture, replacing those men who went to war. The women who worked for the Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the First World War the Land Army had a full-time membership of 23,000 members. The number exceeded 80,000 during the Second World War.

The Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, the Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the WWI the Land Army had a full-time membership of members. The number exceeded during WWII.

Acknowledging women's role in the sustainable food movement

Acknowledging women's role in the sustainable food movement

Patriotic Poster ★ Women's Land Army of the U. Crop Corps Recruitment Poster from 1943 World War II, Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army of the U. Crop Corps, text over a collage women with Women's Land Army armbands performing assorted farm

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Women of WW2-Land Girls

For a healthy, happy job: Join the Women's Land Army -- WWII propaganda poster (Great Britain, UK).

Three members of the Womens Land Army do the Silo-Step as part of their training at the Northampton Institute of Agriculture. The silo is filled with layers of hay and molasses and then the Land Girls stamp around on it until it is reduced to one compact mass. The photograph is taken from inside the silo.

Three members of the Womens Land Army do the Silo-Step as part of their training…

A member of the Women's Land Army in uniform. Miss June Perry enrolled in the Women's Land Army 1943 to 1946-Photograph by Malby.

A member of the Women's Land Army in uniform. Miss June Perry enrolled in the Women's Land Army 1943 to by Malby.

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