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Postcard - 'Monolith, Mt Buffalo', Frank to Mrs C.J. Budge, 24 Jan 1911 Document Reg. No: HT 11730

Summary:
Postcard titled 'Monolith, Mt Buffalo' from Frank to Mrs C.J. Budge post marked 24 January 1911. The message on the card describes his journey to Mt Buffalo and the various trials he has suffered during the journey.
Description:
Post card featuring a black and white photograph of a rock formation, with trees surrounding. The title is printed in white in the lower right corner. On the reverse, left side, is a handwritten message in black ink, with the recipient's name and address to the right. A red stamp and black ink post mark are situated in the upper right corner.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer (Possible) from Unknown
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 13.9 cm (Width), 8.9 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: motor cars, postcards, recreation activities, correspondence, travel tourism
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Postal
Tertiary Classification: correspondence
Inscriptions: Front: 'MONOLITH, MT BUFFALO'

Reverse, handwritten: 'Another blowout & backbrake broke / to be continued / Left about 9-45 had a / blow out near Tallarook, / ran over headlight / at Seymour. Broke / a spring at Benalla / & came through to / here on a wooden / block. / Other car / much the same luck / May get back Sunday / as it is very warm / Frank / Mrs C.J. Budge / 9 Drummond St / Carlton / Melb.'
Place & Date Depicted: Mt Buffalo, Victoria, Australia, circa 1911
Other Association (See Comments): 24 Jan 1911

Sent from Frank to Mrs C.J. Budge in Carlton, Victoria

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