1914 WW1 Print PROVISIONING A WAR SHIP Diagram; KAISER WILHELM War Lord (51)

Product code: 18Feb2017 (51) GW3
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Harbour Dock Scene WAR SHIP PROVISIONS Kaiser Wilhelm War Lord



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 along the dockside with a ship being loaded - 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 this side of the page.

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

CONDITION/DIMENSIONS

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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Product Code 18Feb2017 (51) GW3