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Card - Memorial Card, Sarah Jane Montgomery, Melbourne, 10 May 1901 Document Reg. No: HT 33750

Summary:
Memorial card printed in memory of Sarah Jane Montgomery, who died 10 May 1901, aged 31 years.

The undertaker for her funeral was Jones Bros., formerly Jones & Sons, 199 Lonsdale Street Melbourne.
Description:
Cream card with silver and black border. Front features a garland of flowers, inside left page features scrollwork and details of Sarah Montgomery's death. The inside right page features a poem, and the back is blank aside from the border.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Judy Wheeler, 2012
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: death mourning, cards, memorials, funerals, greeting cards, burials
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: CELEBRATIONS & TRADITIONS
Secondary Classification: Death & Mourning
Tertiary Classification: cards
Inscriptions: Front, middle, printed, black ink: 'In Loving Mermory (surrounded by garland of flowers)

Inside left page, printed and handwritten, black and silver ink: '(scrollwork surrounding first line of text) In Loving Remembrance / OF (printed) / Sarah Jane Montgomery (handwritten) / WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE (printed) / 10TH May 1901 (handwritten) / Aged (printed) 31 (handwritten) years (printed) ... Months. (printed) / JONES BROS., late Jones & Sons, Undertakers. (printed)'

Inside right page, printed, black ink: 'Sleep on, beloved, sleep and take thy rest. / GOOD NIGHT! GOOD NIGHT! GOOD NIGHT! / 199 Lonsdale St., Melbourne.
Organisation Named: Jones Bros. Undertakers, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, May 1901

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