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[Postcard]. Greetings from the dear Homeland. Wildt & Kray, London, N.W. Series no 1819. Printed in England. [1910].

Reference Number: Eph-POSTCARD-Hearts-and-Minds-03

The card shows a steamship inside a life-belt, with a man's and woman's hands clasped above it. The life-belt is flanked by the Union Jack and the Royal flag with rampant lions, and the roses and thistles of England and Scotland. The verse underneath reads: "Across the sea, across the land, I fain would clasp your friendly hand, / But since between us rolls the sea, I send a greeting card to thee.The verso, with rubber post stamp for 29 September 1910 from Helensburgh, shows a handwritten message to Mrs J F Swan of Waitara, from her brother Andrew.

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1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Photolithographs and Postcards, related to Hearts and Minds (Exhibition, Wildt & Kray (London), United Kingdom, Hand, Flags - Great Britain, Friendship, Brothers and sisters and Steamships.

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[Postcard]. Greetings from the dear Homeland. Wildt & Kray, London, N.W. Series no 1819. Printed in England. [1910]., Reference Number Eph-POSTCARD-Hearts-and-Minds-03 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s) on postcard.Photolithograph, on postcard 89 x 139 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

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