Edward Proud papers

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection SAL 053
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  • Physical Description
      1 box; manuscript, typescript, photographs, press cuttings, and printed material. The letter to A. Grace is water-damaged. Includes 5 framed medals, printed cards, dried flowers, a bar, and a pouch.

Scope and Content

Bound bible (1909); Prayer card, with photograph (nd); 6 photographs (1919, 1963-1968, nd); Framed photograph of Salonika reunion (nd); 5 framed medals (1906-1919); Issue of "The Mosquito" (June 1954); 32nd, 33rd and 34th Annual Luncheon menus of the Salonika Reunion Association, two autographed (6 October 1963, 4 October 1964, 3 October 1965); Humorous Battalion orders (21 August 1915); Inventory (10 December 1917); Optician's card (14 November 1914); Letter from William McKenzie, with dried flowers (15 May 1916); Letter to A. Grace (30 May 1917); Press cuttings (28 May 1918, nd); Typescript verse 'Bewcastle Hunt Song' (nd); Malarial detail sheet (27 June-15 July 1917); Post Office card (nd); Postcard with verse 'The Kaiser's Arrival in Hell' (nd); Bar (nd); Pouch (nd); Notebook (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Edward Lancelot Proud was a Driver, ASC (Army Service Corps), serving in Salonika.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs C.E.F. Tudor.


In English.

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Related Material

See Newspaper Section for "The Balkan News".

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