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Munition lasses

Agnes Kate Foxwell

Munition lasses

six months as principal overlooker in danger buildings

by Agnes Kate Foxwell

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Woolwich, England Royal arsenal.,
  • England,
  • Woolwich.
    • Subjects:
    • Munition workers,
    • Women -- Employment -- England -- Woolwich,
    • , World War, 1914-1918 -- Women,
    • Woolwich, England Royal arsenal

    • Edition Notes

      Describing the work at Woolwich arsenal.

      Statementby A.K. Foxwell ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6073.M8 F6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination156 p.
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6605345M
      LC Control Number18003011
      OCLC/WorldCa14220408

      Slum Travelers, edited, annotated, and with a superb introduction by Ellen Ross, collects a fascinating array of the writings of these "lady explorers," who were active in the east, south, and central London slums from around until the end of World War I. Contributors range from the well known, including Annie Besant, Sylvia Pankhurst, and Cited by: 9. about thirty shillings.3 Foxwell’s upbeat book, published in , is a good example of how social exploration genres could be used as propaganda. 72 Originally published in Munition Lasses: Six Months as Principal Overlooker in Danger Buildings (London: Hodder and Stoughton, ), chap. 4, “The Workshops: Morning.”Cited by: 9.

        Barnbow lasses: Man who saved 12 in explosion honoured in Leeds. 6 December William Parkin was a mechanic at the Barnbow Munitions factory in Crossgates, Leeds, when a . Foxwell, A.K. () Munition Lasses: Six months as principal overlooker in danger buildings (London). Google Scholar Garber, M. () Vested Interests: Cross-dressing & Author: Angela Woollacott.

      The United States Army divides supplies into ten numerically identifiable classes of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) uses only the first five, for which NATO allies have agreed to share a common nomenclature with each other based on a NATO Standardization Agreement (STANAG). A common naming convention is reflective of the necessity for interoperability and mutual. Get this from a library! Slum travelers: ladies and London poverty, [Ellen Ross;] -- Ellen Ross has collected impressions from some of the half a million women involved in philanthropy by the s, most of them active in the London slums. The contributors include Sylvia Pankhurst.


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Agnes then worked for six months as Principal Overlooker in Danger Buildings at the Munitions Factory in Woolwich. She wrote about her time in Woolwich in a book entitled “Munition Lasses: Six Months Principal Overlooker in Danger Buildings” which was published by Hodder & Stoughton, London in   The Barnbow Munitions Workers by Frances Brody Frances Brody shares the history of the Barnbow workers behind her novel Somewhere Behind the Morning, published under the name Frances McNeil.

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Agnes Kate Foxwell, a UCL graduate whose book Munition Lasses describes some of the dangerous but vital factory work undertaken by women during the First World War. Our work promoting the women on our shelves, and celebrating women’s suffrage, doesn’t stop at a few social media posts.

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Sadly, Barnbow is best known for the massive explosion. The Bodleian holds several monographs shedding light on the significantly changed female experience of employment during the war, including Our Girls, their work for the war (Caine, ), Lloyd George's Munition Girls (Cosens, ), Munition Lasses (Foxwell, ) and The Woman's Part: a recrod of munitions work (Yates, ).Author: Isabel Holowaty.

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About the Book Late-nineteenth-century Britain saw the privileged classes forsake society balls and gatherings to turn their considerable resources to investigating and relieving poverty. By the s at least half a million women were involved in philanthropy, particularly in London.