Series John Rees Bequest - Postcards - John Rees Bequest

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John Rees Bequest - Postcards


John Rees Bequest


  • [ca.1905-ca.1950] (Creation)

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49 postcard albums : col ; 275 x 200 mm or smaller

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Previously housed in Greg Boxes 81-89.

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J M Jones, Central Stores, Clunderwen; Bequest; 1974pb8077-pb8082

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49 albums of postcards collected by John Rees on his travels, mainly in Europe but a few of destinations farther afield. Also included are views of Wales and some of him in military uniform in World War One. Some are subject based, eg celebrities.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • English



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