Female workers lie on mattresses

Female workers lie on mattresses

Female workers lie on mattresses

Female workers lie on the asbestos mattresses they have produced at a Lancashire factory during the First World War. This image was created and released by the Imperial War Museum on the IWM Non Commercial Licence. The photograph was taken by a member of the forces during their active service duties in the First World War, and became covered by Crown Copyright provisions and so may be reused under that licence, which is considered expired after 50 years. Original image Industry during the First World War Q28250.jpg on Wikimedia Commons as public domain.