Album of postcards predominantly Australian. An impressive group including mining, bridge building, trains, country towns and interesting real life photos including pioneer motoring. Well worth inspection. 160+ cards.
Queensland: A collection of postcards produced by the Queensland Government for distribution during the Franco-British Exhibition of 1908 in London. The cards were intended to attract potential settlers, tourists and investors and were printed by G. A. Vau
Australian Autographs, noted John Monash; Percy Grainger inside programme; John Howard; Joan Sutherland in opera programme; Barry Humphries (2), Don Charlwood; Don Dunstan (2); William James facsimile on postcard.
Photographs Collection, in small suitcase, noted Australian carte-de-visites (30) & tin types (7); Australian Cabinet Cards (67); Brtish Carte-de-Visites (148); Carte-de-Visites (2) of famous dwarves including Tom Thumb & Commodore Nutt; other photographs
1906 Fred Booty 'Football Series' postcards published by V.S.M. (3/6) - 'Kicking a Behind', 'Seeing the Umpire Home' & 'A Follower'; plus (2/6) published by O.S.& P.C. - 'Kicking a Behind' & 'A Follower'. Fair/G. (5 items)
A collection of three portraits of Maggie Papakura including an original postcard 'Guide Maggie, Rotorua no. 16', signed 'Aroha – Maggie Papakura'; and two contact prints by J. Blencowe, the first a double portrait of Maggie Papakura and her sister Bella,
England Test Cricketers: Displays with signatures on piece window mounted with pictures or postcards - Maurice Tate, George Hirst, Mayrice Leyland, George Duckworth, Bill Bowes, Gubby Allen & Herbert Sutcliffe. (7 items)
A collection of Sixty-eight World War I and World War II silk embroidered postcards. The majority French and English, largely dedicated and inscribed with a message verso, some dated, not franked (a lot)
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