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 below, ‘Ruhleben 1917. Prize bed on Prom. RHS market garden to left of photo’, numbered 1186, manuscript and stamped inscription on reverse, ‘From Ruhleben Horticultural Society, Howat 5/13’, 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/2/1/062, with differing inscriptions