1938 The Women's Voluntary Service for Civil Defence (later the Women's Royal Voluntary Service) is set up by Lady Stella Reading (1894-1971).
Workhouse Uniform ----- At Bristol, in the 1830s, for example, prostitutes wore a yellow dress, and unmarried pregnant women a red one.
Westminster Hospital on Christmas Eve, 1940.
Nurses carry cribs containing newly-born babies from the maternity section of a hospital in south-east London, the morning after a German air raid left the building severely damaged.
Loved Emergency Ward 10
Pioneers: Bellevue Hospital was known for its pioneering techniques and producing some of the finest doctors and nurses in America with its training
Nurses at Dulwich Hospital are given a preview of the uniforms they will wear in the future
navy slouch masculine pants and sweater | #minimal
A female tram driver and conductor of the Glasgow Corporation in 1918. Lewis G P © IWM (Q 28389)
My Sindy doll- i still have her and her little uniform! Mine has dark hair and I saved my tooth fairy miney up for her :-)