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Rose Garden, The Buchart Gardens, Victoria, B.C., Canada – Thousands of roses, with stately blue delphiniums for contrast, surround a circular lawn in the format arrangement of the Rose Garden. The beautiful urn pictured here is one of the many pieces of Florentine art featued throughout. The Butchart Gardens.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Vancouver Magazine Services Limited in Vancouver, Canada and printed in the United States.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1966-08-04

Sender

Virginia Jackman [Victoria, Canada]

Recipient

Mother Genevieve Clarke [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

My thoughts are with you today (the first Friday). We are enjoying all of the noted gardens here in Canada – They are lovely beyond words. The weather here is cold and damp – The steam heat is on in our room and it feels very comfortable. Fondest Greetings, Virginia Jackman

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

Canada–Province of Bristish Columbia–Brentwood Bay

Publisher

Vancouver Magazine Services Limited

Publisher Series

VT 13

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Canadian Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

British Columbia-28

Date Digitized

2013-12-16

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\NorthAmerica\Canada\BritishColumbia-28A

Image File Size

205 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Victoria (B.C.), Butchart Gardens (Victoria, B.C.), Flower gardens, Historic sites

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