Pattern Book, Knitting For The Soldiers; John Sands Pty; 1940s; MT2012.155.4

Name/Title

Pattern Book, Knitting For The Soldiers

About this object

Pattern book; knitting patterns issued in the 1940s as a supplement to 'The Australian Home Journal'. It features knitting patterns for hats, pullovers, socks, mittens, gloves, knee caps and scarves for soldiers.

Maker

John Sands Pty

Maker Role

Printer

Date Made

1940s

Place Made

Australia, New South Wales, Sydney

Medium and Materials

processed materials, paper

Inscription and Marks

Front cover has the book title, a photograph of a uniformed soldier, and 'Maude Bradley' written in pen. The back cover shows sewing patterns.

Measurements

h 205mm x w 140mm x d 2mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

pattern books

Object number

MT2012.155.4

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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