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Caption

When His Magesty is in residence at Buckingham Palace the Guard is changed daily. Raised in Scotland 1641, added to the British Army in 1707, the Scots Guards fought with distinction in the Peninsular War, Crimean War, Boer War and the Great War.

Physical Description

One color psotcard with a divided back. The postcard was printed and published by J. Salmon Limited in Sevenoaks, England.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1936-12-25

Sender

L & G [London, England]

Recipient

Miss Edna Garth [illegible]

Excerpt from Message

Merry Christmas – Happy New Year L & G

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United Kingdom—England—Greater London—London—City of Westminster—Buckingham Palace

Publisher

J. Salmon Limited

Publisher Series

4169

Printer

J. Salmon Limited

Date Issued

1880-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

British Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Westminster-15

Date Digitized

2013-10-23

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collection. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedKingdom\LondonEngland\BoroughofWestminster-15A

Image File Size

280 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Westminster (London, England), Buckingham Palace (London, England), Castles & palaces, Monuments & memorials, Guards, Bagpipes

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