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ARCHIVED - Canadian War Industry during the Second World War

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Highlights of the Collection

Industries

Clothing factories producing army uniforms as well as those supplied to Japanese-Canadian internment prisoners


Men cut layers of cloth piled out and ready for marking patterns

Men cut layers of cloth piled out and ready for marking patterns
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Men sort and pack finished Canadian Army uniforms in large clothing manufacturer's factory in preparation for shipping to Army headquarters

Men sort and pack finished Canadian Army uniforms in large clothing manufacturer's factory in preparation for shipping to Army headquarters
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Woman sorts out Army uniforms for shipment to Army stores

Woman sorts out Army uniforms for shipment to Army stores
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Man guides automatic cloth cutter through numerous layers of khaki cloth in pattern of chalk-outlined Canadian army uniform

Man guides automatic cloth cutter through numerous layers of khaki cloth in pattern of chalk-outlined Canadian army uniform
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Female workers manufacturing military uniforms, Toronto, Ont

Female workers manufacturing military uniforms, Toronto, Ont
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Men pressing Canadian Army uniforms in large clothing factory

Men pressing Canadian Army uniforms in large clothing factory
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