Accession Number: NEKHC:2009.40

Object: Felt Flowers

Category: Zdenka Husserl; Lingfield House; The Lingfield House Collection; Rushen Internment Camp; Card

Physical Description: Felt flowers mounted onto a postcard from Rushen Internment Camp. Blue, red, yellow and white flowers with green leaf display. 

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This Rushen Internment Camp card forms part of the Zdenka Husserl Collection.

Further Information

This postcard was decorated by Alice Goldberger who was interned in Rushen Internment Camp as an enemy alien. Alice worked tirelessly on behalf of children throughout her life. Following release from Rushen, Alice ran Lingfield House; a place for orphans who had survived the Holocaust and been brought to the United Kingdom in a government sponsored scheme.