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Christmas card of River Murray at Mildura from Ted to Jack, 1914

Date: 1914
Dimensions:
Overall: 107 x 102 mm
Medium: paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Patricia Doran
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Card
Object No: 00050150

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    Description
    This card was sent from Victoria by Irish migrant Edward Telford to his friend John Lynch in Liverpool, England.
    SignificanceThe card illustrates the importance of maintaining links to homeland and reflect Edward Telford's first impressions of Australia, where "the weather is fearfully hot."
    HistoryThis card is part of a collection of correspondence sent from Irish migrant Edward C Telford to his friend John Lynch in Liverpool, England. They were sent from Melbourne and Mildura between 1914 and 1915 and reflect Edward Telford's first impressions of Australia, where "the weather is fearfully hot 107 in the shade today."
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    Web title: Christmas card of River Murray at Mildura from Ted to Jack, 1914

    Assigned title: Christmas card of River Murray at Mildura from Ted to Jack, 1914

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