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  • Collection: World War I Postcard Collection

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Adressed to Miss W. Lester, "Byrne", Railway Road, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia. Message on card reads "O.A.S. France 29/11/17 Dear Win, You will think I send you nothing but ruins but they are the only cards worth sending about here. Yours Stan"

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Tourists who knew Ypres and its Rue de Lille in the days of peace can best appreciate the awfulness of its fate in the war

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Message on card reads "France 1/7/16 Dear Winnie, Have not had a mail for a long time the boys are becoming restless about it, we are inclined to thnk it has been sunk. I expect to hear from Clyde soon as he should be near England now; he will have…

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Rotary photo, E.C.

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Message on card reads "July 26th. 1923 Age 8."

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Message on card reads "This card shows the effect of a bomb from a Gotha. Jan 1919. Love from James"

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

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Message on card reads "This is the place we go to."

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

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A. Backhouse, Stationer, High Street, Wetherby

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

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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 "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."

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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 is one of the places I habe seen, it is very pretty. R."

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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."

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

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

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