Elsie Bowerman to Mrs Chibnall

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/B/2/06
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/B/2/6
  • Dates of Creation
      22 Jul 1910
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Postcard written from Tours, France. Message thanking her mother for the 'needful' just arrived.

Postcard shows a view of Tours - Quai d'Orleans. A black and white photograph of a view across a river to a medieval cathedral, with houseboats moored along the far bank of the river. Printed on cream card with a manuscript note underneath. The reverse has a manuscript message in black, and two postage stamps.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition. Yellowed, abrasions to corners and right edge, creases to corners, dirt to surface around corners, black mark top right corner and surface, dirty marks in places, some foxing. Production method: photo-mechanical reproduction on card.