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1917

Kirkwall Moss Gatherers, July 1917 Women heading out to the country to pick sphagnum moss, used as wound dressings in both World Wars.
Xmas outing Believed to be the Brims school on a christmas outing on board the repair ship VICTOROUS.
D M Wright and D B Peace I thought it would be easy to date this picture because the signs in the windows of D B Peace's cabi...
Sailors Crew members of HMS Vanguard. This photograph has the following message written on the reverse:- ...
Another Big Picture of the Big Man Early photo of Jeck Miller taken somewhere in the Shore/Bridge Street area.
Fire Patrols Fire Patrols: this picture was taken of the Winners of the Tug of War at Ibrox Park on 1st September...
Making Moss Dressings for the Wounded Unusual WW1 postcard - Kirkwall women 1917 I've never seen this one before, interesting view. Any...
Caldale RNAS Airship station no 1 Caldale RNAS Airship station no 1 1917 or so One of 3 photos of the RNAS airship station at Caldal...
Caldale RNAS airship station 2 of 3 Caldale RNAS airship station 2 of 3 1917 or so. Another two of Caldale RNAS station, top section s...
Moray House exam paper Picture taken today. Object dated 1917. In connection with picture #23768, here is a Moray House e...
Rackwick about 1917 About 1917 - Rackwick corection to picture #24529 This is the unlabelled version, Fred Johnston as...
Hih Tide, G Sinclair postcard Postcard of flooding in St Margarets Hope,published by G Sinclair SMH,postmark 1917

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