Photographic postcard of the Ruhleben Horticultural Society Committee, Germany

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Photographic postcard, printed, paper, monochrome, a group of 13 men in two rows, front row seated, printed inscription below, ‘Ruhleben Horticultural Society – General Committee 1916-17’, numbered 958, manuscript inscription on reverse, ‘From: Thomas Howat, Bar 5, Box 13, Ruhleben’, typescript inscription below, ‘From left to right:- Sitting:- J.M. Dickson, Edinburgh, Thomas Howat, Secretary and Treasurer, Glasgow, L.P. Warner, President and Chairman, Mansfield-Woodhouse, Leonard P. Roberts, Vice-Chairman, Dorking, Geo A. Wyllie, Aberdeen. Standing:- I. Lazarus, London, Alfred Hill, Aberdeen, Wm Moll, London, Jas Blackburn, Huddersfield, Wm Cayley, Cardiff, Walter Roylands Cooper, Nottingham, B. Cooper, Coventry, Wm Harris, Reading’, addressed to Rev W. Wilks at Vincent Square, London. Dimensions 13.8 (w) x 8.9 (h) cm. Maker unidentified as at Apr 2014

Image identical to RHS/Ruh/2/1/015 and RHS/Ruh/2/1/017