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Prisoner of War mail postcard

Museum Work

Resource TypeDocuments
Date of Creation3 September 1940
GenreCorrespondence & Philatelic Materials
Object ID2011.011.001
CreatorPeter Ziegler
Place of CreationRipples, New Brunswick
Place of Creation NoteArmy Base, Internment Camp 70, also known as "Camp B"
DescriptionPeter Ziegler’s “prisoner of war” postcard sent to R. Frankenbush in New York from Camp 70 (Ripples, New Brunswick), thanking him for his correspondence and for sending money and supplies.
Materials/Techniquesink and pencil on paper
InscriptionsVerso is stamped and signed by Canadian censor 66 with postmarks.
LanguageEnglish
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2011 by Peter Ziegler for inclusion in the "Enemy Aliens" internment exhibition.
Classificationpostcards
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Peter Ziegler
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