One folded sheet of muslin. 4.5" x 9" folded.
Handwritten card "Gauze Compress 9x9, 25 in package"
....the work of Miss Thora M. Brookings of Woodward, Iowa done during World War I and part of her course in instruction in Red Cross surgical dressings.
Cost of materials about $4.00 (for entire collection) @1917-1918.
Documents the home front war special services and war relief activities.
|Source||Brookings, Miss Thora M.|