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

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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., P.O. Box 1685, Cape Town

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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., P.O. Box 1685, Cape Town

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

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Message on card reads "France 24/6/17. Dear Winnie, Here is a view of Amiens which I have visited. Note the cathedral in the distance it stands out on its own and I can assure you there are many fine buildings there. Business seems to be carried…

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Message on card reads "Somewhere 30/10/16. Dear Winnie, Just a card to let you know I received your nice long letter. Will answer it in the course of a few days. I think I told you that I am away from the battery for two months at a veterinary…

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I am here somewhere in Wiltshire, It's very queer - I cannot tell you where, Sutton Veny's our mark, Stonehenge and the White Horse is over there, Just send that letter you cannot do better, It's sure to land "somewhere," I am there.

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Photo. & pub. by R. Wilkinson & Co. Trowbridge

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Photo. & pub. by R. Wilkinson & Co. Trowbridge

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Sutton Veny is situated in the midst of an interesting Country, the neighbourhood abounding in memories of ancient battles

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Warminster. Is a place of great antiquity, and at the Norman Conquest belonged to the Crown, the tenant holding it on the condition that one night's lodging be supplied to the King and his suite, whenever he wished. Charles II visited Longleat in…

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Warminster. Is a place of great antiquity, and at the Norman Conquest belonged to the Crown, the tenant holding it on the condition that one night's lodging be supplied to the King and his suite, whenever he wished. Charles II visited Longleat in…

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Pub. By Couzen's Military Stores, Westbury, Wilts, also at Codford & Sutton Veny

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

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Message on card reads "Dear Winnie, I have just received your PC and letter, as you say I have received quite a lot of letters together. I was very pleased indeed to receive them. This is the shop I bought the PC. Love from R."

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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 pass these rocks every day. R."

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Adressed to E. P. Shaw Esq, c/o F.N. Lee, Fidd House, Ilkley, Yorkshire. Message on card reads "Dear E. Everything arrived - parcel papers letter. Still wet, windy and cold. Yours F.N.L."

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

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

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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 Mr E. P. Shaw, 2 Westgarth Street, Northcote, Melbourne. Message on card reads "On board S.S. Africa. Sunday Oct 18/14. If we call at Melbourne try and come on board. I don't expect we'll be allowed home. Au revoir Chas."

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

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

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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 "Would not you like to lie in this river. Jettie sends a bushel full of love. They all seem very well. R."

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Message on card reads "I came yesterday morning, staying until next Tuesday, Herbert is coming tomorrow."