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Caption

Westminster Abbey. – A poem in stone and the resting-place of many of England's illustrious dead. Outside we have the hurry and bustle of the present; inside the calm and quiet of the past. The Houses of Parliament are in the rear.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Valentine & Sons Limited in Dundee and London, England and printed in Great Britain.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1955-06-18

Sender

Jeanette [London, England]

Recipient

Mother Hoffman [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother Hoffman, I am having a very nice time in London. We have seen the Queen’s palace. Where Queen Elizabeth lives. There are a lot of places we have seen. Your loving child, Jeanette

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United Kingdom—England—Greater London—London—City of Westminster—Westminster Abbey

Publisher

Valentine & Sons Limited

Publisher Series

H 6047

Date Issued

1825-1963

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-62

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-62A

Image File Size

288 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Westminster (London, England), Westminster Abbey, Churches, Monuments & memorials

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