Category: Old Postcards

December 6, 2016 / France

    This is the Gare Matabiau in Toulouse (the city’s main train station), circa 1900. A very interesting picture – at least for me – as I rode the…

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June 26, 2016 / Old Postcards
May 8, 2016 / Old Postcards

  Another World War One propaganda postcards from my grandfather’s collection:     The text in the picture says “French people, let’s remember!” The legend says: Reconquered France (1917) –…

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December 15, 2015 / Old Postcards
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March 27, 2015 / Old Postcards

    The sub-title says “the Prussian Hyena is hiding in Saint-Quentin.” An interesting propaganda postcard dating probably from 1915. To give you some historical background, Saint-Quentin is a small city…

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February 17, 2015 / Old Postcards