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  • Collection: World War I Postcard Collection

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The Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd., P.O. Box 1685, Cape Town

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Message on card reads "This place we intended going to see today, but all seats were booked. R."

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This card is an actual photograph, taken and printed by Judges', Ltd., Photographic Publishers, Hastings.

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Message on card reads "This is a very pretty lane just around the corner from Lily Street. I will get you one of the house as soon as I can. R."

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Message on card reads "Do you remember us having a walk up Mottram Rd. and going through the cutting. Love from R."

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Message on card reads "This place was the residence of the Fairfax families in Cromwell's time. The Postmaster General lives there at present."

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The Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd., P.O. Box 1685, Cape Town

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Adressed to Miss W. Lester, Railway Road, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia. Message on card reads "France 4/2/17 Dear Winnie, I haven't yet seen the beautiful women that France is noted for yet. No doubt they are to be found somewhere. Yours…

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The Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd., P.O. Box 1685, Cape Town

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Message on card reads "This park isn't three minutes walk from Lily Street, I spend quite a lot of time in it. R."

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The Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd., P.O. Box 1685, Cape Town

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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd., Sydney and Melbourne. Printed in Great Britain

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Message on card reads "These are lovely links, sorry I can't play for my side. I think it is getting better. Kind regards from H. From your loving sister Rhoda"

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Les prisonniers faits le 2 jour de l'offensive passant par Saint-Etienne du Temple pour Être dirigés sur des camps de concentration. Leur nombre total pendant l'offensive se monte a environ 22 000. German prisoners captured during the second day…

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Message on card reads "I have come to this little place for whitsuntitde. Love from R."

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Message on card reads "I have put a x on the house I am staying, it is just a cottage, but I am very comfortable. R."

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Message on card reads "This is a very big park, it is half an hours walk from here, we went to hear a band in it on Sunday. R."

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This card is an actual photograph, taken and printed by Judges', Ltd., Photographic Publishers, Hastings.

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Adressed to Miss W. Lester, Railway Road, Caulfield, Victoria. Message on card reads "Dear Winnie, Just a line to let you know I am well waiting patiently for a line it will come soon I hope. Yours sincerely, Stan. Egypt 8/1/16 Write soon Win"

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Message on card reads "We have been along this bottom road this morning. We have been staying in Matlock fro Easter, had a nice time. R."

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Message on card reads "London 16/8/17. Dear Winnie, In London at last going for my life it is some stunt. Going north tomorrow. Unsure when I return to France. Yours, Stan"

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Message on card reads "We are going passed these field this afternoon to watch the sheep being sheared. R."

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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd., Melbourne. Printed in Great Britain

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Adressed to Miss W. Lester, Railway Road, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia. Message on card reads "O.A.S. France 4/2/17 Dear Winnie, Just a card to let you know I have not yet frozen though I am pretty close to it. Weather is very bleak. Yours Stan"

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Message on card reads "I like very much when the sea is strong but…shall like to be In…during this tempest…"