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Title A silk embroidered postcard, bearing the message "Souvenir from France", from Andrew Cain, serving in France, to Mary Ross
Scope & Content A silk embroidered postcard, bearing the message "Souvenir from France", from Andrew Cain, serving in France, to Mary (May) Kelman, dated 20 August 1916.

Bears a message reassuring May that Andrew was alright and enquiring after her sister Sarah and the rest of the familyer and that he thought New Zealand must be very quiet with "all the young fellows away".

From a Ross family album largely consisting of postcards collected by Alister (Alex) Ross while training in England or serving in France during World War One. Mary (May) Kelman married Alister Ross in 1925.
Object Name Postcard
Creator Ross, Alister (Alex)
Date 11/08/1918
People Cain, Andrew, 1891-1918
Ross, Mary (May)
Kelman, Mary (May)
Subjects War
World War One
Soldiers
Letters
Postcards
Catalogue Number L2014/021.14