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Chief Post Office (Wellington) :Christmas greetings and hearty good wishes for the New Year, from the officers of the General Post Office, Wellington, N.Z. / [Benoni] White del. et lith. A. D. Willis, Wanganui, N.Z. 1901.

Reference Number: Eph-A-CARDS-Christmas-1901-01

Shows a montage of images, including telegraph wires above Wellington Harbour, a young Maori woman posting a letter in a postbox while she frees a bird on her right hand; two warriors standing within a Maori pa, with flax and cabbage trees, a steship crossing the sea; a train puffing along the line; and the Chief Post Office building in Wellington. There is the image of a red one penny stamp in the top right corner.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Chromolithographs, Christmas cards and Ephemera, related to Benoni White, Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm), Chief Post Office (Wellington), Wellington City, Wellington Harbour, Railways - Trains, Postage stamps, Telegraph, Mailboxes, Steamships, Women, Maori, Pa, Post offices and Christmas cards.

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Chief Post Office (Wellington) :Christmas greetings and hearty good wishes for the New Year, from the officers of the General Post Office, Wellington, N.Z. / [Benoni] White del. et lith. A. D. Willis, Wanganui, N.Z. 1901., Reference Number Eph-A-CARDS-Christmas-1901-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s) on Christmas greetings card 1901. Chromolithograph, on folded card, 187 x 244 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

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