Item 014 - High Street, Kinross

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High Street, Kinross

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  • Graphic material

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3-03-001-014

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  • 1944 (Creation)

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1 postcard : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm

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Postcard labelled "High Street, Kinross" sent from Thomas Neiland, Jr. to his parents, Thomas and Lizzie Neiland, during his time with the Royal Canadian Air Force in Scotland. On the front of the card is a black and white photograph of the High Street in Kinross, with a building marked 'Post Office' and a tall clock tower in the foreground. There is also a purple oval stamp, partially faded, marked "R.C.A.F." and dated February 26, 1944. On the back of the card is a handwritten message from "Tommy" to his parents at 34 1/2 Mile. The card has no stamp. It is postmarked February 26, 1944, Field Post Office.

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Physical condition

Good (October 2018)
Yellowed from age.

Immediate source of acquisition

Donated by Louise Smith, August 17, 2018.

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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.

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