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  • Collection: World War I Postcard Collection

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Message on card reads "This I have not seen. R."

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

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Loch Kinellan is a small loch with wooded banks and an islet whereon is the reputed "burial place of Ellen," as its name implies. In the immediate neighbourhood is the "View Rock," from which, though only 500 feet high, a grand view of the…

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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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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 "No doubt you will know this place, it hasn't altered much. R."

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Message on card reads "We passed this little place this morning. R."

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Message on card reads "Billeted Fontain le Sec 1 mile from Oisemont. Sunday Dec 8th 1918. Much Love from Jimmy"

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Message on card reads "Billeted Fontain-le-Sec 1 mile from Oisemont. Sunday Dec 8th 1918. Much Love from Ernest"

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Message on card reads "This place we have not seen. 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., 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 13/1/17 Dear Winnie, Just a card to let you know I am quite right again. I am going to the base. Yours Stan"

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Message on card reads "France 9/5/18 Dear Win, Here is some more statuary for you. I have written this letter on my knee and consequently have not given much news but I know you will understand. "C'est la guerre" says the Frenchman (they blame…

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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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Monument eleve aux frais de la Veuve du General Lefebvre-Desnouettes, don’t le mari perit dans un naufrage sur les cotes d'Irlande, en 1822. Erige sur une eminence, il sert de point de repere aux navigateurs.

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Adressed to Mr E. P. Shaw, 2 Westgarth Street, Northcote, Melbourne, Australia. Message on card reads "Tours with stamps come - will remember "Australia" in future. Weather here not too good, but nice for just a week as a change ... here with ……

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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 "We go along here when we go to our apartments, it is a very quiet little place, but ver nice. Such nice walks. Love from Rhoda."

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Message on card reads "We having be staying at Sbridge a fortnight. I will write to Auntie very soon. Love from Rhoda"

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

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

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

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Message on card reads "This is another part of the park. R."