Elsie Rowe papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter from "Frank" (18 July 1916); British Red Cross Society declaration form (26 Sep. 1918); VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) regulations (16 Aug. 1918); Motor Ambulance Convoy, Etaples, Christmas card (1918); Manuscript note from maid (n.d.); Dance card (2 Jan. 1919); British Red Cross orders (13 Jan. 1919); Typescript letter from VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) (1 Mar. 1919); 2 photographs (n.d.); 2 postcards (17 Sep. 1918, n.d.); Chevron certificate (2 Sep. 1918); VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) letter and certificate of enrolment (12 Aug. 1918).

Administrative / Biographical History

Elsie Margaret Rowe (later Page) joined the VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) during the First World War

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Nigel Page (son)


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See AF 04: Rowe, CF (father). See also GA: Death (Bereavement and commemoration): Item 44: Hudson, J (friend). See also GA: Decorations (Victoria Cross): Item 12: Jerrard, VC (friend).

Personal Names