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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

Mellifort [sic] Abbey, Co. Louth - Situated in the Boyne Valley, it was the first Cistercian Abbey in Ireland. Founded in 1142, it was suppressed 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. in Dublin, Ireland and features Plastichrome color by ColourPicture Publisher, Inc. in Boston, Massachusetts.

Condition

Used

Location

Ireland–Leinster Province–Tullyallen

Publisher

Avon Sales, Ltd.

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

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

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

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

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

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