Valkoinen Kirja or “White Book” is a hardcover 526 page book by the Central Staff of the Lotta Svärd organization. It was a 10 year commemorative book of the Finnish Civil War, also called by the winning White Finns as The War of Liberation.
The book was an attempt to collect as many references and accounts about the women who served on the side of the Whites and their bravery as possible. The book creates a connection of women from early 1900s through the Civil War and to Lotta Svärd to cement the patriotic role of the organization.
This specific book is from 1928 and is in good condition with mild stains.