Bombs land in Hertfordshire !

Bishops Stortford Museum Collection
BSM 56.86.2

What has happened to the house in the picture ?

Where and when did this happen ?

Read the reverse of the postcard.  What do you notice about the language used ?

Why do you think the image was made into a postcard ?

Look at the second item. How would this insurance policy protect the policy holder ?

When was it taken out ?

What did the policy cost and how long did it last ?

What was the maximum amount of money that could be paid out ?

Do you think that this kind of insurance was a good idea ?


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