Art and Heritage Online Database

Search our collections [Advanced Search]


Viewing Record 1 of 1

Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

World Jamboree 1929 acknowledgement card

Collection: School of Architecture Collection - 2000
Object Type: Ephemera: Correspondence
Artist/Maker: Boy Scouts' Association
Date: 1929
Media/Materials: Ink on card
Dimensions: 16.1 cm x 23.5 cm


An acknowledgement sent to James Galletly, an ex-member of Scott Sutherland School of Architecture staff who took part in the World Jamboree of 1929. The acknowledgement shows an illustration featuring a cub scout behind the set on a stage. Baden Powell's signature appears on the card but this may be an ink stamp signature. (envelope included). The 3rd World Jamboree was held at Arrowe Park, Birkenhead, England in 1929. It was known as the "Coming of Age" Jamboree as it celebrated 21 years since the foundation of the Scouting Movement.

Object Number: ABDRG2010.31