Items in Category Australia

SEASONS GREETINGS 1917 1918, FRANCE BELGIUM
SEASONS GREETINGS 1917  1918, FRANCE    BELGIUM
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AUSTRALIAN ENGINEERS SEVENTH FIELD COMPANY, ON ACTIVE SERVICE
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RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN

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oblong single sheet, single folded

GREETINGS FROM AUSTRALIA, cover cut-out in shape of Australia Impressed
GREETINGS FROM AUSTRALIA, cover cut-out in shape of Australia
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Greeting, Christmas from Australia
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Greeting, single folded card with interior page secured with blue ribbon tied in bow on front
impressed on lower margin of back:-Tuck logo to left PRODUCED IN ENGLAND BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD PUBLISHERS TO THE KING & QUEEN

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visible through cut-out:- part of Oilette scene as on WIDE-WIDE-WORLD Postcard 7871
inside page right embossed A WAYSIDE CAMP & gilt kangaroo
second inside page right WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR. FROM

AUSTRALIANS ADVANCING FROM VILLERS-BRETTONNEUX, AUGUST 8TH 1918 KGV
AUSTRALIANS ADVANCING FROM VILLERS-BRETTONNEUX, AUGUST 8TH 1918
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Greeting, KING & QUEEN, (G.V. period), No place of Manufacture, Christmas & New Year, WWI, oversize
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, cards span from 1914-1918

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oblong single sheet once folded, 4 illustrations & text
FROM ORIGINAL SPECIALLY PAINTED FOR THE AUSTRALIAN COMFORTS FUND BY CAPTAIN WILL LONGSTAFFE, A.I.F. WAR ARTIST
Very full documentation & 4 illustrations-see scans
inside right:-CAPTURE OF HAMEL VILLAGE, JULY 4TH 1918 BY AUSTRALIANS ASSISTED BY A DETATCHMENT OF AMERICANS