1914 WW1 Print PROVISIONING A WAR SHIP Diagram (51)

1914 print titled Provisioning a Warship.
A full page print of a diagram titled:
Provisioning a Warship
DATE: c1914

A diagram giving an idea of the hugeness of the task of keeping a big warship supplied. It shows carts loaded up with the amounts of food lined up along the dockside, with being loaded onto a ship - eg. Buckets of Lard - Bacon - Sultanas - Tomatoes - Margarine - Whole Cheeses - Cigarettes - - Prunes - German Sausages - Curry Powder - Brawn - Macaroni - Butter Beans - Cases of Tongue - etc.


On the reverse is a photograph within text titled The Great War Lord - One Wonders if he is Now Sorry ?He Spoke - it shows Kaiser Wilhelm. There is unrelated text on the page.


Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1914. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919. Sl


A full page print from a publication, as the date states and not a modern reproduction. It measures 310 x 230 mm (12 x 9 inches) approx. It is printed on both sides. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

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Condition Used
Weight 0.1kg