About WomensWork100 at IWM

Recognising and celebrating the working lives of women in the First World War, against the backdrop of the struggle for female suffrage.

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  • Join Prof @LucyNoakes1 on 24th Jan as she discusses 'Poppy Petals: The Meaning of the Great War in 21st Century Britain' in Ieper with In Flanders Fields Museum @UniKent, @GatewaysFWW. Find details here: ow.ly/AuVD30nbTWF © IWM (EPH 2313)

  • Applications are now open for the @artfund and @Art_Curators Conference Travel Fellowship. If you’re a UK-based curator, apply now for the opportunity to attend one of the leading international conferences dedicated to the curatorial profession: artfund.org/aamc

WomensWork100 Research Workshops

Join IWM Librarian, Sarah Paterson, for a free research workshop exploring the working lives of women during the First World War.

Photograph showing women writing and typing. Shows the interior of female typists office at the POWIB, where the lists of POWs were typed on double foolscap sheets. The offices of the institution were at 49 Wellington Street, Strand, London.

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