Lady V. E. Barker papers

Scope and Content

Photograph album, with captions, sketches, press cuttings and manuscript verse written by patients at the Hill Military Hospital, Farnham (1916, n.d.); 7 photographs (n.d.); 2 picture postcards and one Field Service postcard (22 Apr. 1916, 6 Nov. 1916, n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Lady V.E. Barker (ne Thornton) served as a Voluntary Aid Detachment Nurse at the Hill Military Hospital, Farnham, during the First World War

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by G. W. Barker (son).


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy)

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See GS 0086: Barker, E (husband). See also tapes 465 and 467: interview with E Barker (husband) recorded by Peter Liddle.

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