Clothing

Clothing (also known as clothes, apparel and attire) are items worn on the body. Clothing are typically made of fabrics or textiles but over time has included garments made from animal skin or other thin sheets of materials put together. The wearing of clothing is mostly restricted to human beings and is a feature of all human societies. The amount and type of clothing worn depends on gender, body type, social, and geographic considerations. Clothing serves many purposes: it can serve as protection from the elements, rough surfaces, rash-causing plants, insect bites, splinters, thorns and prickles by providing a barrier …

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University of Kent · 1 January 2018 English

This essay gives you an introductory view of the topic of war and social change on the British Home Front by using the changing position of women as a case …

poverty; no more under-feeding; and no more under-clothing.”1 This sentiment was also depicted in the short industries employing women, including textiles, clothing, lace-making, hosiery, and the boot and shoe industries such as staffing mobile canteens, rest centers, clothing depots, and rehousing bureaus, “is definitely


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

discussions about the possible import of workers clothing to Britain. The visit had been arranged by Mr expressed admiration of the range of ready to wear clothing available in the United Kingdom and the fact attitude of the trades union representative in a clothing factory that I visited in Presov suggested to concerned. Prices of the latter, and of textiles and clothing, may well go up again. Consumer ;;. durables to the Iron and Steel Works at Kosice and the clothing factory in Presov which makes jeans under licence


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file containing documents concerning a visit to West Berlin by the British prime minister, Margaret Thatcher, in October 1982. Subjects covered in the file include Thatcher's desire to place …

- 4 - RESTRICTED • I 14. ENTERTAINMENT AND CLOTHING (a) Dress for the dinners being given in Bonn


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file of correspondence and reports concerning political relations between Albania and the United Kingdom. The documents cover discussions on the possible resumption of relations between the British and Albanian …

dismissed as having consisted of "second hand clothing and weevily beans ". Oakley-Hill who led the UNRRA supplies of DDT and vaccine and in addition to food,clothing and drug supplies,UNRRA shipped the complete 4,770 " 6. MEDICAL Medical Packs 743 7. CLOTHING ETC Battle Dress 28,157 Boots (pairs) 56,834 programo fulfilled Food 6,361 6,377 101 j Clothing, textiles and footwear 4,272 4,002 94 Medical follow, in thousand U.3. dollars; food, 300; clothing, textiles and footwear, 897; medical 50; agricultural


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

criticised weaknesses in the repair of leather goods, clothing, umbrellas and other goods,/and similar shortcomings


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file of correspondence and press reports concerning political relations between East Germany and African nations. The documents cover visits to East Germany by leading politicians from Burundi, Zambia, Lesotho, …

cases by "solidarity" donations of equipment, food,clothing, medicines, etc, a significant part of the aid


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

including the official "druzhinnik" grabbed the clothing of both officers and whilst restraining them damage was sustained to Captain Richardson's clothing® At the request of the Captain of the Boat tho


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

Darpol Export 87 large crates of children's food, clothing, toys, medical equipment and medicines were sent 5 cartons food, 27 bales of blankets, 6 bales clothing. March, 1982. A further similar shipment is is collecting cash and food donations and warm clothing for Poland. Cash is used to fill trucks direct trucks filled with medical equipment, medicines, clothing, cleaning ' agents and food. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS e Bishop of the diocese and unloaded food and clothing at the Church. Unloading of medical equipment


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

FOOD, STANDARD PARCELS, HYGIENIC ARTICLES AND CLOTHING TO 13,070 PERSONS (ELDERLY, HANDICAPPED PERSONS necessities : - 1 set napkins; - 1 set baby clothing; - 1 baby blanket; - 2 pes baby soap; - 1 bottle (FOOD/PARCELS FOR ELDERLY/ 1,200 ELDERLY HYGIENE ART./CLOTHING) 1,800 LARGE FAMILIES 1,500 CHILDREN - 3 - PRODUCTS/FOOD PARCELS/ 1,900 LARGE FAMILIES CLOTHING/HYGIENE ART./ 17,500 CHILDREN MEDICINES) DELTA TONS OF RELIEF SUPPLIES (I.E. FOOD, BABY SETS, CLOTHING) WERE DISTRIBUTED BETWEEN 1 JAN - 31 MAR TO 1


The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

and elsewhere. We were also given many gifts of clothing, food and medicine, frcm too many sources to list Colgate-Palmolive. Sane of you will be among those who gave clothing and shoes - all in good condition, and very usable some of the things we had brought. The food and clothing is distributed through the parishes, and the


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