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Group of Working Women

Group of Working Women

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G1204. Here is a typical group of women workers at British and Colonial Aircraft Company around the 1916 - 1918 period. Women were brough into the workforce whilst their men were away fighting at the Western Front. Ada Smith is the last lady on the right in the rear row, of a group of wing stringers. They are posed for their photograph in a brick built building wearing their mop caps and matching overalls.
PublisherBritish & Colonial Aeroplane Company Ltd
ContributorDonald Smart - Donated
Creatorcorporatename - British & Colonial Aeroplane Company Ltd
Datecreation - circa 1918
TypePostcards - Card photographs
Formatdimension.H - 56mm
dimension.W - 82mm
SourceMr Donald Smart - donated
Coverageperiod - Circa1918
RightsDonald Smart