Photographic postcard of view of Ruhleben internment camp, Germany

Scope and Content

Photographic postcard, printed, paper, monochrome, view of Ruhleben internment camp, fence in foreground with tennis game in progress behind it, groups of men beyond watching sports, manuscript inscription above, with arrow, ‘Vegetable garden’, numbered 1186, manuscript inscriptions on reverse, ‘From Howat 5/13’ and ‘View of playing fields and tennis courts’, addressed to the RHS at Vincent Square. Undated [1917; an identical image is dated 1917]. Dimensions 13.8 (w) x 8.9 (h) cm. Maker unidentified as at Apr 2014

Image identical to RHS/Ruh/2/1/061, with differing inscriptions