Digitised Image

[Postcard]. The King's message. New Zealand's reply. [1914].

Reference Number: Eph-B-POSTCARD-Vol-3-082-top

Shows the flags of France, Belgium, Great Britain, Russia and Servia (Serbia), planted in the turf. The King's message is an appeal for the Empire to stand united, and New Zealand's reply is an extract from a speech of Lord Liverpool, the Governor-General, on 6 August 1914, stating that New Zealand is prepared to make sacrifices to maintain her heritage and birthright. Issued by the Brett Printing Co. 6846.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Photolithographs and Postcards, related to King of the United Kingdom George V, Margaret Swan, Arthur William de Brito Savile Foljambe Liverpool, World War, 1914-1918, Imperialism - British, Great Britain - Colonies, Flags and Great Britain - Colonies - Defences.

Part of:
[Postcard album of cards collected by Maggie Chapman / Maggie Swan, 1909-1920]., Reference Number Eph-B-POSTCARD-Vol-3 (16 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard in album.Photolithograph, 90 x 138 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

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Other copies available: File print and colour transparency in Ephemera Room

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