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[New Zealand Post Office] :New Zealand. Mt Cook, Otira Gorge, Mt Egmont, Waikite Geyser. [Printed by] Waterlow & Sons Limited, London Wall, London, 1897.

Reference Number: Eph-A-POSTCARDS-1897-01

The first postcard issued by the New Zealand Post Office, December 1897. It shows four vignettes of scenic landmarks: Mt Cook, Mt Taranaki, the Otira Gorge and the Waikite Geyser at Whakarewarewa. This copy is postmarked 28 December 1897 on the verso, and has been sent via Suez to London before being forwarded to Horsham, Sussex.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Chromolithographs, Ephemera, Postcards and Scenic landscapes, related to Waterlow & Sons (London), New Zealand Post Office, Otira Gorge, Waikite Geyser, Aoraki, Taranaki, Mount, Mountains - New Zealand and Geysers - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty Region.

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[New Zealand Post Office] :New Zealand. Mt Cook, Otira Gorge, Mt Egmont, Waikite Geyser. [Printed by] Waterlow & Sons Limited, London Wall, London, 1897., Reference Number Eph-A-POSTCARDS-1897-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Chromolithograph on card 92 x 141 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

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Other copies available: Scanned from original. File print in Ephemera Room

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