Ethel Annakin Snowden

Scope and Content

Unused postcard of a black and white portrait photograph of a young woman [Ethel Annakin Snowden] with dark hair, sitting, head and shoulders only. She is wearing a dark patterned dress, with smocking detail on the shoulders. With a caption below, the reverse is black. Printed on cream card.

Reference : Banks, Olive. The Biographical Dictionary of British Feminists vol 1 1800-1930. 1985.

Reference note : Ethel Annakin Sowden 1880 - 1951. Suffragist. Member of National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies, writer, and wife of Labour MP Philip Snowden.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Slightly yellowed, surface dirty both sides, creases and abrasions at corners, abrasions rigth edge, small brown depostits top left quarter, gry marking in straight line through centre of image, the surface is covered with tiny cracks or abrasions. Foxing visibly on the reverse. Slight repair needed. Production method : half tone print from a photograph, on card.