Header image: Embroidered souvenir cloth from Egypt, WW1, belonging to Major AM Samuel, New Zealand Mounted rifles, NZEF, WW1. Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1996.2
 Friends of the Hocken WW1 Transcription Project – Diary of Dr William Aitken 1914-1915, MS-1334/001 https://blogs.otago.ac.nz/thehockenblog/friends-of-the-hocken-ww1-transcription-project-diary-of-dr-william-aitken-1914-1915-ms-1334001/
 Correspondence relating to Vincent Stichbury. Stichbury, Vincent John, 1891-1966 : Family papers and World War One diaries. Ref: MS-Papers-11559-04. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. https://natlib.govt.nz/records/32363315/records/32363315, accessed 26 September 2023.
 ‘Christmas Presents from Egypt’, Manawatu Times, 20 November 1940, 8. https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/MT19401120.2.87, accessed 26 September 2023.
You may find these short online items interesting:
Dianne Rutherford, The 'Souvenir of Egypt' and the 'Souvenir of Palestine', The Australian War Memorial, 15 April 2013, https://www.awm.gov.au/articles/blog/souvenir-egypt-and-souvenir-palestine, accessed 18 September 2023.
Anne Peranteau, ‘Digitally ‘restoring’ a WWII souvenir textile’, Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand, 19 Apr 2018, https://blog.tepapa.govt.nz/2018/04/19/digitally-restoring-a-wwii-souvenir-textile/, accessed 18 September 2023.