Queensland Women's Fashion during WW2
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This board is to be a resource for examining women's fashion in Queensland, during the Second World War.
Young women enjoying a day at the beach at Southport, 1940 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Young women enjoying a day at the beach at Southport, 1940 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Happy young brides on board a ship bound for their new homes in America, Brisbane, September 1945  Several thousand Australian brides left Brisbane and headed to the United States after the war. Most travelled by sea in groups and were unaccompanied by their husbands.   John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland Neg: 43466

Backyard Photography Magazine - Issue Two - Queensland Photography Issue

1000th camouflague net finished at Clayfield, Brisbane.  September 1942.

camouflague net finished at Clayfield, Brisbane.

Scene of women sitting in a Brisbane air raid shelter during a test alarm during World War Two. (Description supplied with the photograph.)

Scene of women sitting in a Brisbane air raid shelter during a test alarm during World War Two. (Description supplied with the photograph.

Women applicants waiting for medical tests at Town Hall, Brisbane, 1942. Waiting women have applied for work as tram conductors during World War II. Left to right: Mrs A. C. Cox, Miss R. Higgins, Mrs V. Mann, Mrs E. Holmes. (Description supplied with photograph).

Women applicants waiting for medical tests at Town Hall, Brisbane, 1942. Waiting women have applied for work as tram conductors during World War II. Left to right: Mrs A. C. Cox, Miss R. Higgins, Mrs V. Mann, Mrs E. Holmes. (Description supplied with photograph).

Sgt. Eric Linnen - one of the first Returnee soldiers from Hong Kong - with girls at Brett's Wharf, Brisbane at The end of  The Second World War - 1945

Eric Linnen - one of the first Returnee soldiers from Hong Kong - with girls at Brett's Wharf, Brisbane at The end of The Second World War - 1945

Norman Park vegetable garden.

Norman Park vegetable garden.

"Digging for Victory", Australian women maintain a victory garden 1941

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"Digging for Victory", Australian women maintain a victory garden 1941

Crowd greeting the Americans, Queen Street, Brisbane, 1941

Crowd greeting the Americans, Queen Street, Brisbane, 1941

General McArthur's Bataan Operators, Somerville House

General McArthur's Bataan Operators, Somerville House

Civilian employees participating in an air raid drill at Somerville House, Brisbane, 1942. <br />Source: SLQ http://hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/189461

Women in the war (Queensland WWII Historic Places)

Chorus line the Soubrettes at the Cremorne Theatre, South Brisbane ca 1944

The Soubrettes chorus line dancers from the Cremorne Theatre, South Brisbane, Australia, c.

US servicemen and local Brisbane women, 1941.

US servicemen and local Brisbane women,

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