Nordic Postcard Collection

 

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Helsingør – Danmarks smukkeste slot, Kronborg, ved indsejlingen til Øresund. Shakespeare gjorde dets navn udødeligt ved at henlægge handlingen I Hamlet til slottets bastioner. Elsinore – Denmark's loveliest castle, Kronborg, at the entrance to the Soutn Shakespeare immortalised it by making it the scene of Hamlet.

Physical Description

One black and white postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Grønlunds Forlag in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1956-07-01

Sender

Ursala [Elsinore, Denmark]

Recipient

Mother Laura Keeler R.S.C.J. [San Francisco, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother Keeler, Thinking of you especially as I was overwhelmed by my experience here at Elsinore, a thrill! Copenhagen a completely charming first stop on our trip to Europe. Please keep us all in your prayers. Love Ursula

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

Danish, English

Location

Denmark–Hovenstaden Region–Helsingør

Publisher

Grønlunds Forlag

Publisher Series

115

Printing Process

RealPhoto

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Nordic Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Collection Number

Denmark-05

Date Digitized

2013-11-22

Image Format

image/JPEG

Repository

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\NordicPostcards\Denmark-05A

Image File Size

239 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Helsingør (Denmark), Kronborg (Helsingør, Denmark), Castles & palaces

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