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TITLE
Comforts Fund Group
EXTERNAL ID
PAWA0010418-35C
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
c.1940
PERIOD
1940s
CREATOR
David Whyte Studio
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
21512
KEYWORDS
war
world wars
hotels (public accommodation)
dress
Comforts Fund Group

Supporters of the Comfort Fund, Caledonian Hotel, Inverness showing the woollen clothing and blankets they have collected. Knitting 'comforts for the troops' was an important part of the war effort in World War II. Scarves, gloves, socks and balaclavas were especially popular


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Comforts Fund Group

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1940s

war; world wars; hotels (public accommodation); dress

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

David Whyte Collection, Highland Photographic Archive

Supporters of the Comfort Fund, Caledonian Hotel, Inverness showing the woollen clothing and blankets they have collected. Knitting 'comforts for the troops' was an important part of the war effort in World War II. Scarves, gloves, socks and balaclavas were especially popular <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.