James Keir Hardie

Scope and Content

Postcard of a black and white portrait photograph of James Keir Hardie, a man with a greying beard, with his head resting on his hand, wearing a chequered tie, white shirt and dark jacket. With a manuscript caption underneath. On the reverse is a manuscript message, and an Edward VII postage stamp.

Writer : A Swan

Recipient : Teresa Billington Greig

Alternative Form Available

The Women's Library uses Mary Evans Picture Library (MEPL) to provide images from its collections, see www.maryevans.com.

For a copy of the attached image please contact MEPL, quoting the MEPL image reference 10068759 (duplicate of TWL.2002.56)

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition.Mirroring in places, scratches to surface, patches of brownish discolouration top right quarter and bottom

right quarter, where the image is disappearing. Shiny deposts top right quarter. Arasions at the corners. Reverse dirty. Production method : half tone print on card.