Project Description

Hartlebury Museum Schools Resource box

£8 per half term

Suitcase of original WW2 artefacts to inspire learning in the classroom

Contents

  • Brown leather suitcase with school tag
  • 1 ‘Wonder Book‘ picture annual
  • 1 wooden top
  • 1 wooden whistle
  • Small bag with 6 marbles
  • 1 much loved soft toy -‘Woofler’
  • 1 French knitting spool with wool and needle
  • 2 ribbons
  • 1 pair spectacles in red case
  • 1 bar Pears soap
  • 1 pair child’s clogs
  • 1 pair white socks
  • 3 x Family photographs
  • Leather purse containing – 1x3d piece; 2x halfpenny pieces; 2 x pennies
  • 1 handkerchief sachet with 3 coloured hankies
  • 1 pair beige school knickers
  • 1 baby’s flannel petticoat
  • 1 child’s crochet dress
  • 1 knitted jumper with replacement sleeves- shows wartime economy
  • 1 child’s crochet hat in blue
  • 1 school scarf and cap
  • 1 navy school gym tunic with plaited wool tie

To book a loans box please email Su Vale on museum@worcestershire.gov.uk or phone 01299 250416

WW2 evacuee suitcase toys