Postcard
Postcard
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Antigonish Heritage Museum

Postcard


Accession number: 2017.070.001
Date: August 27 1916
Materials: Paper; Ink;
Measurements: 9cm L x 14cm W
Narrative: Card addressed to Miss Jenny Kean / Sandilands / Lincolnshire / Scotland
Description: Rectangular; printed card with pencil notations on both sides;
History of Use: A Field Service postcard sent during World War One by soldier.  These cards featured phrases on one side which the soldier would cross out to prepare message for sending.  These letters were intended to keep information about location and morale private from combatants.