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Catalog Number 2005.52.10.3
Object Name Postcard, Souvenir
Title Embroidered Postcard - To My Dear Aunt
Date 07/01/1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Description .1 White embroidered postcard "To My Dear Aunt". The fabric is sheer with embroidered purple and yellow pansies. The fabric forms an envelope that holds .2 and .3 On the back, the card is a divided back card. The message reads "Somewhere in France Dear Aunt, Hope you are all keeping well. How is Will Jr. and Will Sr.? Are they both well? Have received no mail from Canada so far. John Address - Y63999 Pte. J. S. Gilbert No. 44 Company, C.F. Corps Central Group B.E.F. France"

.2 Small card with gold lettering "Remembrance from France"

.3 Small card with stylized leaf design and bust illustration of a woman with "Cyclamen Du Japon Nestly, Paris"
People Gilbert, John
Subjects MILITARY - ARMY
WORLD WAR I
Dimensions .1 14 cm w x 9 cm l
.2 4.4 cm w x 7.8 cm l
.3 5 cm l x 8.8 cm w