RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
TitleCartoon by H J Rylands captioned 'OUR HUTS ARE SO COOL AND AIRY'
Date30 Mar 1916
DescriptionInterior view of a hut as if one side wall removed to allow a view of the interior: two windows to the right and a desk toward the rear; in the middle distance a cat paws a puddle on the floor; in the foreground an ancient stove with three figures: a man seated wearing a balaclava or hood holds hands and booted feet to the stove;  a man in service uniform stands with his back to the stove with his hands to the stove; a third man in a greatcoat sits with hands on the flue leading from the stove; above them water falls on them from a leak in the ceiling.
Extent1 item
Archive CreatorHorace John Rylands (1886-1961) of Bakewell, First World War soldier
Browse this collectionThis entry describes an individual archive record or file. Click here to browse the full catalogue for this collection
Physical DescriptionInk drawing
CopiesA digital copy of this item is available via public computers at the Record Office.
TermFirst World War (1914-1918)

Cartoon by H J Rylands captioned 'OUR HUTS ARE SO COOL AND AIRY'

Add to My Items