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savings book
Date Made/Found: 1914-1918
Dimensions: Overall: 140 x 88mm
Department: Social History
Accession Number: 2010.216
This savings book dates from the First World War. People were encouraged to save money into a National Scheme and War Bonds to help with the war effort. Factories encouraged their workers to meet savings targets and real or replica tanks, known as “tank banks”, were displayed in the street to raise awareness.
Display Location: In Store
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