Photographic postcard of the interior of the pit, Ruhleben Horticultural Society, Germany

Scope and Content

Photographic postcard, printed, paper, monochrome, view of the inside of a greenhouse with sunken central pit, printed inscription below, ‘Ruhleben Horticultural Society Nursery. Interior of Pit’, numbered G.1962, manuscript and stamped inscription on reverse, ‘Ab: Lane 9/24. Ruhleben Horticultural Society’, circular official stamp, ‘FREIGEGEBEN RUHLEBEN’, addressed to the RHS at Vincent Square. Undated [Mar 1918; an identical imaged is dated Mar 1918]. Dimensions 13.8 (w) x 8.9 (h) cm. Maker unidentified as at Apr 2014

Image identical to RHS/Ruh/2/1/092, with some cropping