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Postcards, 1914 - 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/KEN2/4

Scope and Contents

5 blank postcards with photos of buildings and fountains in Brussels; postcard from Charles and Alice Walton to Mrs Kenny giving Christmas greeting for 1919, showing colour drawing of different flags involved in WWI with Liberty in the middle (Treaty of Versailles); book of postcards showing Louvain, before and after the destruction of August 1914.


  • Creation: 1914 - 1919

Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

Some records series are subject to confidentiality restrictions with the following closure periods: 30 years from date of creation for general administration files, legal records and financial files; 50 years from date of creation for governmental records, including papers of the College Governing Body and College Council, and constituent committees; 100 years from date of creation for personal and personnel records, including tutorial files, staff and fellows files and appointment records, personal finance and pension records. In addition sensitive correspondence and papers concerning College affairs such as disputes and disciplinary matters are closed for 100 years. Restrictions apply on some personal and private papers.


1 file(s) : Paper

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Date information

DateText: Postcards of Brussels probably date from well after 1919..



Finding aid date

2001-05-31 10:49:05+00:00

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Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
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