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Completed - Women were eager to help during WWI and this article details a Suffragette meeting where different options were discussed.
Completed - One thing that was considered women's work during the war was caring for the wounded, here the British Red Cross Society talks about this work.
Completed - The Civil Service Women's Clerks association wanted equal opportunities, something that might be granted 'experimentally' during the war.
Completed - The National Council of Women outline their plans to establish a scheme of bush nursing.
Completed. Even in 1915 thoughts were turning to what would happen to women when the war ended, either they would have lost their 'protector' or be 'thrown out' of a job by a returning soldier. So what were they advised?
Completed - Patriotic fetes meant that sweets were needed, but what to make when sugar was running low?
Completed - A call for women volunteers for war service, who could free up men to go to the Front through their efforts.
Completed - How to knit socks for soldiers, using the least amount of material to make them hardy enough for the war.
Completed - The war meant that there were more opportunities for girls than being a domestic servant, but this meant that those employing servants faced a shortage and that these domestic relationships had to change.
Completed - This story, of a mother who sent her husband and sons off to war was used to illustrate what a noble sacrifice women could make.
An article from the 'Women's Department' section of the Queenslander in 1916.
A article about the ongoing activities and impact of members of the C.W.A (Country Women's Association) post World War 1.
A letter by a Queenslander in response to another letter in the Sydney Morning Herald about Australian women and their perceived identity. A good example of attitudes of Australian women during war time.
A brief article about The Queenslander Women's Club and how women can register for war service at Town Hall in Brisbane.
A collection of brief articles noting a few women's involvement in the first World War, from a social aspect.
A letter to the editor of The Brisbane Courier from a Queensland soldier's widow.
An article from the 'Women's Department' section of the Queenslander about how women have been affected by the war over Christmas.
An article about women's labour as a platform in the upcoming election - shouldn't the work performed by women in the war justify their issue of equal pay? Still relevant today.
A letter from a Queensland woman requesting a monument be built to Nurse Cavell and to war nurses in general.
An interesting article rousing the support and morale of Queensland women through fear tactics.
An interesting article about women in the workforce during the first world war.
An article about Anzac Day in 1917 and the reaction to the day by women of Queensland.
An article about Flannel Flower Day celebrating war nurses, including a poem.
An article on the women's manifesto of the Queensland Branch of the National Referendum council.
An article rousing support for women to volunteer for war service.