Diaries and Letters, Leo Bestall

Production date
1917
Current rights
Public Domain

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Diaries and letters attributed to Leo Bestall.

Diary entries, letters, photographs and souvenirs from Leo Bestall's time on active duty in France during World War I between August 1917 and May 1918.

Details day to day life, his time in hospital due to mustard gas exposure and the diary entries finish with his evacuation in May 1918.
Production place
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten and printed ink on paper and card; photographs.
Measurements
Height x Width: 306 x 246mm
Signature/Inscription
FDL AMB / S Smith, Bookplate, Adhesive
Subject date
1917-1918
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 37574
Credit line
from the Leo Bestall collection
Other number(s)
37574

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