Reference INF 6/499
Title Land Girl (Women's Land Army) 1941
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 222
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Rationing and Supply
Subthemes News and information channels, Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Agriculture and food supply, Gender and work
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Civil Defence Regions Region 11: Scotland (Edinburgh HQ)
Organisations Central Office of Information, Women's Land Army


A file relating to the production of the wartime documentary film Land Girl, released in 1941 by the Ministry of Information and the Central Office of Information. The film addresses the employment and training of Land Girls on farms in the south of Scotland. The file contains music cue sheets; a shot list; a draft of the title cards, including the production credits; a dialogue script; and a document relating to the film's commissioning and finances.


agricultural equipment, agricultural production, agriculture, cattle, cereals, culture, Czechoslovak nationals, distribution, employment, farmers, female labour, fertilisers, film, finance, food supplies, horses, labour supply, land usage, livestock, music, ploughing, propaganda, public morale, transportation, vocational training, voluntary organisations, volunteers, winter, youths

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