Merry Christmas

Accession Number PUB00907
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/9/74
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made c 1914-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Embroidered silk postcard in portrait envelope style featuring a blue swallow holding two red flowers in its beak, a rising sun, and 'Merry Christmas'. Inside is a printed card reading to 'To my dear Sweetheart'. Sent by British soldier Thomas Edmund Dowson Haw (Tom) to his fiancee Dorothy (Dora) Shevill, c 1917.

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