One piece, tightly rolled, folded in on the end and held with string. 4" x 2.5" dia.
Handwritten card "5 yard Gauze Roll, 5 yardsX41 1/2, 2 rolls 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.|