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Catalog Number 2005.35.7s
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 2005.35
Description Inscribed postcard with colorized photograph captioned "The Royal Mile, Edinburgh / (Black Watch passing the / Netherbow)". Image includes Scottish soldiers of the Black Watch marching along the street in uniform including kilts. Photograph on a green plaid background with white flowers and a shield crest captioned "CAMPBELL".

Inscription on back of postcard, transcribed: "With love from Cousin Bill."

14 x 9 cm.

From the service of William E. Letts, Coxswain U.S. Navy. Letts enlisted April 1, 1916, trained at the U.S. Naval Training Station in Great Lakes, Illinois, served aboard the U.S.S. Wyoming, and was honorably discharged on March 25, 1920.
Date n.d.
People Letts, William E. "Billie"
Subjects World War I
Postcards
Scotland
Military parades & ceremonies