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  • Collection: World War I Postcard Collection

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Bound album of an unidentified person. This appears to be an album put together by a young Australian gentleman when on tour in Europe in 1911-1918? Consists mostly of published postcards of European places. Includes some postcards of Sydney,…

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

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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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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 is the place we go to."

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

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

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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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A. Backhouse, Stationer, High Street, Wetherby

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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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Message on card reads "This is one of the places I habe seen, it is very pretty. R."

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Message on card reads "This is not very far from Matlock, near it is a fish pond full of lovely fish. R."

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Message on card reads "This place we have not seen. R."

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Rotary photo, E.C.

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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 passed this little place this morning. R."

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Message on card reads "I have put cross at the house we are staying. I am writing this P.C. in the room with the cross on. We have a lovely view of the country in the front and the sea at the back. R. The first cross is wrong, the one in ink"

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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 "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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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 "Dear Winnie, just a line in haste to send my future address. c/o Mrs Byrnes, 6 Palm Place, Hackney, Adelaide. We are moving this weekend & everything is upside down so excuse the short notes. Will write a long letter next…

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

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

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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."