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MERL IMAGE LIBRARY : WOMEN'S LAND ARMY

Here is a sample of the images we have in our image library. You can see the expanded version by clicking on each image or you could visit us to see the original collection. There is no online ordering system for the image library. If you know what you would like to see, or need advice contact us merl@reading.ac.uk You can also telephone us on 0118 378 8660 of fax us on 0118 378 5632


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Image reference: P FW PH2 W48     35/8391
“Tea break” from harvesting the barley crop. Milnthorpe,

Image reference: P FW PH2 W48   35/8410

Tea in the fields. Sussex. 1941.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W48   35/27875

Hand milking.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W48   35/ 27886

Strawberry picking on the Chivers Estate near Ely.
1944.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W48   35/28382

Ruth Philpot ploughing with David Brown tractor.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W48   35/29304

“Britain’s Golden Harvest” Buckinghamshire.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W48/9   35/17605

“Land Army girls reap Britain’s golden harvest.”

Image reference: P FW PH2 W49/1   35/9199

Forestry section of the Women’s Land Army. 1941.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W51   35/7184

Land Girls at a London station before leaving for Kent.

Image reference: P FW PH2 W52   35/34731

The Queen inspecting members of the WLA at a farewell
Parade at Buckingham Palace. October 27th 1950.

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