Autograph book, with many entries relating to Landguard Fort, Felixstowe (18 Aug. 1917-24 Nov. 1919, 25 Feb. 1932-29 Dec. 1934, 12 Oct. 1954, 29 Dec. 1972); 5 photographs [3 Dec. 1918, n.d.]; Ration book and three ration cards (13 Feb. 1919-4 May 1920); WAAC (Women's Army Auxilliary Corps) discharge certificate (2 Dec. 1918); Typescript list of material with biographical information concerning R. A. Harrowell and Gordon John Hargrave High (1892-1961), whom she married on 3 Dec. 1918, and who had served in the Army during the First World War before becoming a policeman in 1920.
Rose Harrowell papers
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- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection DF 045
- Dates of Creation1917-1972
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, typescript, photographs, and printed material Includes a ration book and 3 ration cards
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Rose Alice Harrowell (later High) (1895-1980), WAAC (Women's Army Auxilliary Corps), 12 Sep. 1917-2 Dec. 1918, served as a cook at Connaught House near Hyde Park, London, and Landguard Fort, Felixstowe.
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The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs B. Cruse (daughter) via Heather Taylor in May 2000. See Research Correspondence File.
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Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm