Item 002 - Officers & Apprentices of British Barque "Beechdale"

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Officers & Apprentices of British Barque "Beechdale"

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  • Graphic material

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  • [1920s?] (Creation)

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1 postcard : b&w ; 13.9 x 8.9 cm

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Postcard labelled "Officers + Apprentices of British Barque "Beechdale"" sent from Bob Lloyd to Lizzie Jardine. The front of the card has a photograph of 8 men and youths standing on board a ship, with a life preserver marked "BEECHDALE / LIVERPOOL" in the centre.

On the back of the card is a handwritten message from Lloyd to Lizzie Jardine. There is also printing in French and Dutch: "CARTE POSTALE / Belgique - Belgie / Cote reserve a l'adresse - Zidje voor het adres a lieen."

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Good (October 2018)
Yellowed from age.

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Donated by Louise Smith, August 17, 2001.


Arranged according to original order.

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  • Dutch
  • English
  • French

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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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