Postcard, Albert (Somme), The Ruins

Production date
1916
Current rights
Public Domain

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Postcard showing the city of Albert (Somme) in ruins after bombardment in World War One.
Message reads (follows on from [94971]): I suppose Hett things are getting pretty busy now that Christmas is coming on. I do think I will be with you this Christmas, and perhaps next to by the way things are going, now Hett old sport as news is about run out I think I will close hoping you and the rest of the family are in perfect health. Good Luck, Goodbye, From your loving cousin P.B (Peter Brady) Excuse cards, Remember me to all.

Displayed in an album compiled by Henrietta Brady.
Production place
Production period
Media/Materials description
Black and white photographic postcard
Measurements
Height x Width: 87 x 137mm
Subject period
Subject date
1916
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 20560
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 20560
Credit line
gifted by Pat Brady
Other number(s)
2017/20/2/55, 20560, 94972
Accession number
2017/20/2/55

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