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RepositoryArchives and Special Collections, University of Surrey
Ref NoST/5/1/7
Alt Ref NoT010
TitleInk Drawing: British Soldier Wearing Clothes Donated by the British Public
Date13 January 1915
DescriptionOne ink drawing on card depicting a standing British soldier wearing a large number of jumpers and scarves, whilst smoking several cigarettes, a pipe and a cigar. This drawing parodies generous donations to the troops by the British public.
Published in 'Punch' magazine on 13 Jan 1915.
Two captions shown at base of illustration. One reads: 'A post-Xmas idyll in Flanders - the brave armed by the fair (modern edition)'
The other reads: 'gallant attempt by a member of the Brit. Exp. Force to do justice to all his New Year gifts'
Extent1 mounted ink drawing
RulesCompiled in accordance with ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description 2nd edition, 1999; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11157Shepard; Ernest Howard (1879-1976); Illustrator1879-1976
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