From the Collections: Easter Postcard

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H1995.266 - POSTCARD, Easter Day

This card is one of a collection of 37 Christmas, Easter, birthday and tourist postcards, most of them addressed to Miss Olive Jones between 1911 and 1920. The cards are part of the History Collection at the Western Australian Museum.

The card appears to read,

Dear Friend
Just a line to say I am at Bunbury and feeling well and I hope this finds you all well. I will be coming home on Monday, with love and best wishes from your friend Mrs Jessie St xxxx

Woman in purple dress and white cap sits in front of pink flowering tree. Print

Woman in purple dress and white cap sits in front of pink flowering tree. Print framed by grey and gold with ‘SWEET AND PEACEFUL/BE YOUR EASTER DAY” with Cross symbol.
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The reverse of the card is cream with brown print. Branded ‘TUCKS POST CARD’. Po

The reverse of the card is cream with brown print. Branded ‘TUCKS POST CARD’. Postcard series NO. 1024.
Image copyright WA Museum