Barnbow No. 1 (Leeds) National Filling Factory, Armistice celebrations

c1918. View showing Armistice celebrations at the Barnbow National Filling Factory at the end of World War One. Filling operations had ceased immediately upon receiving news of the Armistice signing, to the great delight of the women workers who had made such a massive contribution to the war effort over the preceding years. Several enjoyable evenings of entertainment were held before disbanding and here a large crowd of

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They don't look that delighted to me,back to the domestic drudge,blackleading the doorstep and putting the kids through the mangle