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The Resource Make do and mend : keeping family and home afloat on war rations : reproductions of official Second World War instruction leaflets, foreword by Jill Norman

Make do and mend : keeping family and home afloat on war rations : reproductions of official Second World War instruction leaflets, foreword by Jill Norman

Label
Make do and mend : keeping family and home afloat on war rations : reproductions of official Second World War instruction leaflets
Title
Make do and mend
Title remainder
keeping family and home afloat on war rations : reproductions of official Second World War instruction leaflets
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Jill Norman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EQO
Dewey number
646/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
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National Archives (Great Britain)
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  • Great Britain
  • Clothing and dress
  • Energy consumption
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Home economics
Label
Make do and mend : keeping family and home afloat on war rations : reproductions of official Second World War instruction leaflets, foreword by Jill Norman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Facsimiles of 34 leaflets held in the National Archives, Kew
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What mothers can do... -- How to darn holes and tears -- Here are your battle orders -- How to look after rayon -- How to patch an overall -- Your household linen ... -- Simple household repairs -- How to patch elbows and trousers -- After the raid -- Every woman her own clothes doctor -- 'Ware moth -- Keep them tidy underneath -- How to use large coke ... -- A guide to woolies -- Save fuel for battle -- Clothing coupon quiz -- Deft darns -- Save fuel all along the line -- The ABC of making buttonholes -- Getting ready for baby -- How to patch sheets and blankets -- How to reinforce for extra wear -- Look after your woollens -- Save fuel - food and fuel planning -- Easy to make slippers ... -- How to patch a shirt -- How to look after parachute nylon -- Smarten up your men! -- Never send a hole to the wash -- Patches -- Hints on renovating and recutting -- Darning do's and don'ts -- Fuel sense saves money in the home -- Heat plays havoc with shoe leather
Control code
916221
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781843172659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), facsimiles
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781843172659
  • (OCoLC)165399754
Label
Make do and mend : keeping family and home afloat on war rations : reproductions of official Second World War instruction leaflets, foreword by Jill Norman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Facsimiles of 34 leaflets held in the National Archives, Kew
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What mothers can do... -- How to darn holes and tears -- Here are your battle orders -- How to look after rayon -- How to patch an overall -- Your household linen ... -- Simple household repairs -- How to patch elbows and trousers -- After the raid -- Every woman her own clothes doctor -- 'Ware moth -- Keep them tidy underneath -- How to use large coke ... -- A guide to woolies -- Save fuel for battle -- Clothing coupon quiz -- Deft darns -- Save fuel all along the line -- The ABC of making buttonholes -- Getting ready for baby -- How to patch sheets and blankets -- How to reinforce for extra wear -- Look after your woollens -- Save fuel - food and fuel planning -- Easy to make slippers ... -- How to patch a shirt -- How to look after parachute nylon -- Smarten up your men! -- Never send a hole to the wash -- Patches -- Hints on renovating and recutting -- Darning do's and don'ts -- Fuel sense saves money in the home -- Heat plays havoc with shoe leather
Control code
916221
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781843172659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), facsimiles
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781843172659
  • (OCoLC)165399754

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