Item 8: Monatshefte

Accession Number PUBS002/007/002/002/008
Collection number Souvenirs 2 7/2/2/8
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 14.3 x 9.2cm
Object type Souvenir
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia
Date made 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Souvenir card featuring a hand drawn magazine cover made in an internee camp during the First World War. This card is for the first issue of the magazine 'Monatshefte' dated January 1916 and edited by H Jacobsen. 'Monatshefte' was the illustrated monthly magazine of the prisoners of war in Australia and was made at Holdsworthy internment camp outside of Liverpool, N.S.W. The cover features an illustration of a meal set up with bread, plate and cup.

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