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Sender

M. Xavier S.B.V.M. [County Loth, Ireland]

Recipient

Mother Bremner [San Diego, California]

Language of Message

English

Postmark

1965-08-07

Caption

Situated in the Boyne Valley, it was the first Cistercian Abbey in Ireland. Founded in 1142, it was supressed in 1539, and is particularly interesting from an architectural point of view.

Language of Postcard

English

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Avon Sales Ltd. of Dublin, Ireland and made in the USA.

Condition

Used

Excerpt from Message

Greetings from my native land dear Mother. I’ve had a wonderful vacation and am ready to return to the soaring desert temperatures in Phoenix. Many thanks for the diploma presented to Mother M. Jude and your thoughtful remembrance in sending graduation invitations last May. I surely appreciated the kindness. Best wishes for ever grace and blessing. Sincerely in Jesus Christ, M. Xavier S.B.V.M.

Location

Ireland–County Louth–Drogheda

Publisher

Avon Sales Ltd.

Printer

ColourPicture Publisher, Inc

Printing Process

Plastichrome

Date Issued

1937-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Image File Size

253 KB

Publisher Series

AS 6251

Postcard Collection Number

Leinster-22

Digital Collection

Irish Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013-10-29

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\Europe\Ireland\Leinster-22A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Louth (Ireland : County), Mellifont Abbey (Louth, Ireland : 1142-1539), Abbeys

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