Elsie Bowerman to Mrs Chibnall

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/B/3/39
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/B/3b/39
  • Dates of Creation
      15 Dec 1916
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Postcard sent from Braila. 'Probably soon going to Odessa.' They are just going to start another hospital.

Postcard of a black and white portrait photograph of Princess Elizabeth of Romania, a young woman with dark wavey hair, wearing a string of pearls, head and shoulders only. Brown in tone, it has a soft, slightly fuzzy appearance. On the reverse is a manuscript message, but no postage stamp.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed, abrasions to all corners, some scratching to surface, and silvery sheen in straight line where it has pressed against another document. Production method: photomechanical reproduction on card.