Fragments of Shells
Description(Black and White) This is a photographic postcard depicting three shell fragments from the German raid on Scarborough, December 16, 1914. The photograph depicts one complete shell and two fragments, along with their statistics. This card is uninscribed and unposted.
This collection previously belonged to Dominic Hibberd, an English biographer most noted for the biographies of Wilfred Owen and Harold Monro, World War I poets. He collected these postcards for research purposes.
(2011). Fragments of Shells. PHYSCIAL: J. Ashworth & Son (Scarborough (Europe, United Kingdom, England, North Yorkshire)); DIGITAL: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives. Available electronically from