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Date:
1917
Title:
Postcard
Object ID:
2014.252.001
Object Name:
Postcard
Scope & Content:
Postcard sent from Amiens, France during World War One.
It depicts a street scene with buildings and people (civilians) walking across and down the street.
Caption: 34. AMIENS — Rue des Trois—Cailloux Three Stones street

Reverse:
CARTE POSTALE
Correspondance Adresse

Handwritten in pencil:
This town has been badly smacked since last march the germans had just started to shell it as we passed through on our way to the somme last march.

Printers stamp on left: Imp. E Le Deley, Paris

[Postcard was among the collection sent to Harry Thomas of Reikorangi, the author is unknown].
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