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THU 24 APR

Dressed for War: Uniform, Civilian Clothing and Trappings

Kew Library, Kew

Run by: Kew Library

1914-1918. Author Nina Edwards tells the story of what people on both sides wore, and what it meant, both on the front line and on the home front.

clock19:00–20:00

Suitable for 11+

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Men in khaki and grey in the trenches, women at work, gender bending in goggles and overalls, a girl at the Paris theatre with bangle on her forearm made from copper fuse wire from the Somme. Author Nina Edwards tells the story of what people on both sides wore, and what it meant, both on the front line and on the home front.

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£2.00 per person

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Kew Library

106 North Road, Kew, TW9 4HJ

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Public lending library offering books, language courses, audiobooks, large print titles, CDs and DVDs. The library Show more… offers free use of People's Network computers featuring access to the Internet, Microsoft Office programs and reference e-resources. It also holds regular children's events such as Tiny Teddies and Storytimes.Show less…

Public lending library offering books, language courses, audiobooks, large print titles, CDs and DVDs. The library offers free use of People's Network computers featuring access to the Internet, Microsoft Office programs and reference e-resources. It also holds regular children's events such as Tiny Teddies and Storytimes.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Kew Library.

Please register in advance.

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