Photographic postcard of one of the flower beds at Ruhleben internment camp, Germany

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Photographic postcard, printed, paper, monochrome, a man standing in front of a flower bed along a fence at Ruhleben, view of the camp behind, printed inscription below, ‘Ruhleben Horticultural Society. Flower Bed N.5 on the Promenade. (First Prize) August 1917’, numbered 1120, manuscript inscriptions on reverse, ‘From Howat 5/13’ and ‘Public Gardens Competition’, addressed to the RHS at Vincent Square. Dimensions 13.8 (w) x 8.9 (h) cm. Maker unidentified as at Apr 2014

Image identical to RHS/Ruh/2/1/034, with some cropping