Distribution of meals by a young girl from Flanders

Description

This is a postcard showing a Flemish girl distributing food to soldiers. It highlights the importance of civilians in the war effort – among other things they could provide support to the troops who were fighting for their country.

There is often a fine line between information and propaganda. This especially applies for war postcards such as this one.

Full title:
Distribution of meals by a young girl from Flanders
Created:
1914-1918
Format:
Postcard / Photograph
Held by:
Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (Bibliotheque Royale de Belgique)
Copyright:
© Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België (Bibliotheque Royale de Belgique)

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