[Maria Drennen with socks knitted for Red Cross].

PAc 2013-50 Miles City - knitting socks.jpg
PAc 2013-50 Miles City - knitting socks - back of card.jpg

Title

[Maria Drennen with socks knitted for Red Cross].

Subject

World War, 1914-1918--War work--Women.

Description

Real photo postcard view showing a woman standing behind a chair displaying a row of socks on the front porch of a house in Miles City, Montana. Hand writing on back of cards states, 'Knit 61 Pair of Mens Sox; 41 pair children for Red Cross; Worked 1600 hours; Mrs. W. T. [Mrs. William T., first name Maria] Drennen.'

Creator

Foster Photo Co. [Miles City, Mont.]

Source

Mulvaney Real Photo Postcard Collection

Date

ca 1919

Identifier

PAc 2013-50 Miles City WWI knitting socks

Coverage

Miles City, MT

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white, postcard mount ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center