Christmas card from Camp "A"

Museum Work

Resource TypeDocuments
Date of Creation1941
GenreCorrespondence & Philatelic Materials
Object ID2012.003.001
CreatorUnknown internee
Place of CreationFarnham, Quebec
Place of Creation NoteInternment Camp 40, also known as Camp A
DescriptionChristmas card printed with black and white image of two male figures, one kneeling and one standing, in front of a barbed wire fence and watch tower. 
Materials/Techniquespaper, ink
Measurements14.3 x 8.3 cm
InscriptionsRecto: Christmas / and New Year / Refugee Camp Canada 1941-42

Handwritten: CAMP 'A' FARNHAM
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2012 by Paul Daltrop.

The donor acquired the card from his father Werner Daltrop. 
Classificationgreeting cards
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Paul Daltrop