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Burns' Statue Square, Ayr
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1 postcard : col. ; 13.8 x 8.5 cm
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Postcard labelled "Burns' Statue Square, Ayr," sent from Aunty Mary (Mary Rutherford?) in Ayr, Scotland to Bobby Jardine at 35 1/2 Mile. The front of the card has a tinted photograph of a square with buildings, horse-drawn carriages and a statue of Robert Burns.
On the back of the card is a handwritten message from Aunt Mary to Robert Jardine. There is a red one-cent British stamp in the top right corner. The card is postmarked 4.30 PM October 6 1923 in Ayr.
Good (October 2018)
Yellowed and slightly mottled with age.
Top left-hand corner is worn away.
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Donated by Louise Smith, August 17, 2001.
Arranged according to original order.
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All inquiries regarding use, reproduction, and publication should be addressed to museum staff.
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RAD, July 2008 version. Canadian Council of Archives.
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Catalogued October 2018.
Revised December 2020.