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Collection object: Postcard

Postcard, b/w matt, landscape format. Title in white margin at bottom; "Newcastle West>" at left "Square and Church Street" at right. View to one corner of the square with road curving off left from it, at centre of view; at left side a large three storey bank? building; a line of three laden donkey carts being led in centre foreground, with another stopped at kerb at left; on pavement left a group of six people looking at camera; at right two boys and a man on a cobbled area with two men leaning against the wall behind them. Reverse printed in black; at centre top "Post Card" with central division line below; down left edge "Printed in Saxony"; left of centre "This space may be used/ for Communication/ in the British Isles Only./ (Post Office Regulation.)"; right of centre "The Address only to be/ written here". Pale green halfpenny postage revenue stamp of Edward VII at top right. Circular cancellation "Newcastle West/ PM/ 8 30/ 4 JY/ 06". (July 4th) Addressed to Rev. Mother Josephine, Carmelite Monastery, Ranelagh, Dublin, unsigned; message, having a few days rest with mother.
Identifier: 1986.0233
Physical Dimensions: H. 8.6 W. 13.9
Date: 1903 - 1906
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