Les Monstres des Cathedrales No. 5, Von Kluck, postcard (front).
Description:
This is a black and white postcard showing a photograph of a gargoyle from Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. The image has been altered to have the gargoyle resemble the German First World War General Alexander von Kluck. In description accompanying the photograph, the general is described as "one of the rascals, leader of the band who ordered the ravaging of the North of France and who, out of spite, pitilessly bombed Soissons.”
Physical Description:
image.postcard.black and white 9.0 x 14.0 cm
Language:
French

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series A/V (Audio/Visual)
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
Les Monstres des Cathedrales No. 5, Von Kluck, postcard (front). [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series A/V (Audio/Visual) . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved October 23, 2019 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9587
Rights:
This material has been made available with the consent of the copyright holders and can be used in accordance with fair dealing provisions of Canadian copyright law. For more information, please contact the Osler Library of the History of Medicine.
Notes:
Postcard caption reads: "Les Monstres des Cathedrales No 5, Von Kluck. L'un des chenapans, chef de bande qui a ordonne les ravages du Nord de la France et par depit a bombarde impitoyablement Soissons."

Call Number:
A/V 10-1