Photographic postcard of a rose bed in the garden of Barrack 8, Ruhleben internment camp, Germany

Scope and Content

Photographic postcard, printed, paper, monochrome, a bed of flowering roses in front of a brick building, printed inscription below, ‘Barrack 8 – rose bed’, numbered 918, manuscript inscription on reverse, ‘From Howat 5/13’, addressed to the RHS at Vincent Square, London. 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/2/1/009 and RHS/Ruh/2/1/010, with some cropping