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2 edition of Women As Munition Makers found in the catalog.

Women As Munition Makers

by Amy Hewes

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11892503M
    ISBN 10142866386X
    ISBN 109781428663862

      Despite women's vociferous claims for participation in the political culture of war, much of the historiography of the Great War has emphasized dislocation between the "home front" and the Western Front, as in Paul Fussell's argument that the military front was the real creator of meaning in contrast to the ignorance at home.   Women who serve the guns - munitions workers. Australia. A special train pulls into Australian station carrying munitions workers to rural factories, .

    Women munitions workers at factory. Women Munitions Workers - Bradford - Part 2. Women munitions workers at factory. Women Munition Workers. Good (brief) footage of women at work in munitions factory and leaving at the end of the day. Phoenix Munition Works AKA Women Workers Making Shells. Excellent footage of women working at Phoenix Munitions. How were women munition workers seen? The radicalism of women, mostly working class, doing men’s work in vast numbers prompted a range of contradictory responses from the public and press, from patriotism to moral outrage. On the one hand they were coming in to rescue the country, the government, and the men at the front.

    Women munitions workers in Britain during the Great War were vital to the success ofthe Allies. The jobs ofmunitions workers had to be filled by women because ofthe massive recruitment ofmen into the army and only with, women could the supplies ofmunitions to the front be kept going. It is through. Munition definition, materials used in war, especially weapons and ammunition. See more.


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Women as munition makers;: A study of conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut, (Russell Sage Foundation. Publications) [Hewes, Amy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Women as munition makers;: A study of conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut, (Russell Sage Foundation. Publications). Women as Munition Makers; Downloads Download Full Text.

Women as Munition Makers. A Study of Conditions in Bridgeport, CT. by Amy Hewes. E-Book. Free pages. January, This is a pamphlet of two reports on Women and the Trades. Pittsburgh by. Women as munition makers by Hewes, Amy,Russell Sage Foundation edition.

Are coarsened in munition factories. Their thoughts, which should fly Like bees among the sweetest mind flowers Gaining nourishment for the thoughts to be, Are bruised against the law, ‘Kill, kill’.

They must take part in defacing and destroying the natural body Which, certainly during this dispensation Is the shrine of the spirit. O God. Get this from a library. Women as munition makers, a study of conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut. [Amy Hewes; Henriette Rose Walter].

Women as Munition Makers-A Study of Conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut, by Amy Hewes, and Munition Workers in England and France, by Henriette R.

Wf'alter, New York. The Russell Sage Foundation, Pp. VII, One map, 15 tables. Cloth, 75 cents net. The first two thirds of this little book com- ginning of long hours of work as a customary prises the summary of findings of Prof. Get this from a library. Women as munition makers: a study of conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

[Amy Hewes; Henriette Rose Walter; Great Britain. Ministry of Munitions.]. And we have marveled at the seeming annihilation Of Thy work. But this goes further, Taints the fountain head, Mounts the poison to the Creator's very heart.

O God. Must It anew be sacrificed on earth. 'marveled' suggests that previously women had been ignorant to the reality of. Full text of "Women as munition makers; a study of conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut" See other formats. Lilattie Ghamandi Psychology of women paper 12/4/14 Learned Performances taught by Social Norms and Reinforcements The novel that I choose to analyzed is “there and now” by Linda Lael Miller.

It is a fictional romance novel that could be considered a traditional romance novel, in that it embodies many gendered stereotypes that are frequently associated but males and females. Meet the bomb girls: A new book tells how a secret army helped win the Second World War IT WAS Britain's darkest hour.

Inas the country struggled to. This book was absolutely outstanding, and the women who sacrificed so much during the wars should be applauded.

It was a fantastic insight into British history. It was harrowing in that if you were a 20/21 year old single female, you would more than likely be sent to work in the bomb factories, and the danger of the factories was well s:   “Women at Munition Making by Mary Gabrielle Collins” Their hands should minister unto the flame of life, Their fingers guide The rosy teat, swelling with milk, To the eager mouth of the suckling babe Or smooth with tenderness, Softly and soothingly.

Mobilization for World War I allowed women previously unheard-of opportunities to take on non-traditional roles. Some served abroad as nurses and yeomen; others took up the ploughshares the men had traded for swords by working on family farms and with the Women’s Land Army.

Traditional activities like sewing and knitting also took on new importance. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link).

One of these was an appeal to women to register for war service work. Thousands of women volunteered as a result, and many of these were soon employed in the growing number of munitions factories across the country.

By the end of the war, over– and possibly up. Women as Munition Makers; A Study of Conditions in Bridgeport, Connecticut by Amy Hewes, Henriette Rose Walter, et al. | 28 Aug Paperback. For An Unknown Soldier: IV.

Women at Munition Making Jonathan Dove London Mozart Players Nicholas Cleobury Portsmouth Grammar School Chamber Choir The Minster Junior School Monks. Bomb Girls:Trading Aprons for Ammo is a comprehensive, historical record of Canada’s biggest WWII munitions plant employing o citizens, predominantly women, who courageously worked with high explosives around the clock over its four year history.

'The Munitions Girls' is a story of survival and tells of the challenges 3 friends face in their day to day lives, but also tells of happy times, hope, love and understanding.

It is an easy read, and book one of a series that you can read as a standalone/5(35). During WWI (), large numbers of women were recruited into jobs vacated by men who had gone to fight in the war.

New jobs were also created as part of the war effort, for example in ammunitions factories. Women were paid less than the men who they replaced, which led to the first successful campaigns for [no-lexicon]equal pay[/no-lexicon]. Women at work. DOCTOR Ah, this is the child. • Extracted from The Munition Worker: A Play in One Scene, By Alec Holmes.

Published in The Englishwoman magazine, March Topics. Women's History Month Munition Workers The Bridgeport times and evening farmer. (Bridgeport, Conn.), 23 Sept.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. The Kaiser doesn't care who he hits, old, young -women or children- they are all alike to him.

That's the kind of man we are fighting.