Remembrance, Retrospection, and the Women’s Land Army in World War I Britain

  title={Remembrance, Retrospection, and the Women’s Land Army in World War I Britain},
  author={Bonnie J. White},
  • B. White
  • Published 2011
  • Sociology, History
This paper explores the methodological challenges posed by interviews with former members of the Women’s Land Army held in Britain’s Imperial War Museum. These interviews were conducted approximately 60 years after the First World War as part of the Women’s War Work Collection that was created in an effort to capture the role of women in the wars of the twentieth century. These documents are certainly of value to the historian, although the decades that passed between event and recollection… 
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