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British Empire Handkerchief

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MSS.Brit.Emp.r.29

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Linen handkerchief depicting representatives of the Army and Navy throughout the British Empire, with a banner in honour of Victoria "Queen of a World-wide Empire" and verses entitled The Old Brigade and The Red White and Blue. At the top it says "Presented by F.W. Wilson, M.P.". The handkerchief is undated but was possibly produced for the Diamond Jubilee in 1897.

Dates

  • [1897?]

Extent

1 item

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS.Brit.Emp.r.29].
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Shelfmark:

MSS.Brit.Emp.r.29

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 2207

Biographical / Historical

No relevant details are available.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased on the 22 March 2000.
Title
British Empire Handkerchief
Status
Completed
Author
Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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