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Ave Cavell

Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publication:
Italy : LS Roma, 1916
Language(s):
Italian
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nurses
Cavell, Edith, 1865-1915.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
Color drawing that represents Nurse Cavell who assisted in the escape of more than 200 soldiers. She was executed by firing squad Oct. 12, 1915. She appears to be floating over a hospital and injured soldiers. There is a wall inscribed with the following: Ave Cavell 1915. Verso: Many women have behaved very bravely, but you surpassed them all. Salomone, XXX[L]-29.
Copyright:
Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101620921 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D04495
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publication:
Italy : LS Roma, 1916
Language(s):
Italian
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nurses
Cavell, Edith, 1865-1915.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Abstract:
Color drawing that represents Nurse Cavell who assisted in the escape of more than 200 soldiers. She was executed by firing squad Oct. 12, 1915. She appears to be floating over a hospital and injured soldiers. There is a wall inscribed with the following: Ave Cavell 1915. Verso: Many women have behaved very bravely, but you surpassed them all. Salomone, XXX[L]-29.
Copyright:
Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101620921 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D04495