This card from 1904 is a get well seen card because Adele Skrimshire has missed a history exam.
This 1904 card is quite mundane but the story of the recipient, Gladys Pilling is more interesting involving a short marriage and a father who used to run a tripe and chips shop.
In this card from 1911 a young girl draws a comparison between New Ferry and Southport.
This 1908 is from a discussion between two sisters about their brother’s birthday.
This card was posted in 1904 c/o Mr Wilson the Saddler in Halsall Lancashire
This reads like a holiday postcard, but it was sent in November. Is this a business trip? And why might Liza misbehave?
This is a birthday card for Elizabeth Wilkins in Westbury in 1912. What the the pictures mean is not immediately clear.
This card was sent to twice married Nellie Egerton, a fancy draper, in 1909.
This is a second postcard sent to Lilian Blencowe in Kingston Hill, Surrey in 1905. Both have horses on them. She was 4 years old.
This card was successfully reunited with its rightful owner.
A simple birthday postcard from 1917
This card from 1906 has been successfully reunited with the owning family.
Unfortunately it is not clear who sent this card over 3000 miles from Bobcaygeon to Kirkby Stephen in 1909, but it is clear that they had a tough struggle getting there.
There is not much to say about this card from rural Wales in 1907.
This 1908 card from sister to brother is quite complex in terms of geography and dress making.
This card from 1908 is a mystery, or several mysteries. Who is Q? What are “51” and “92”. What does Emily Shorthouse like? So many questions. So few answers.
This is a straightforward holiday postcard from August 1911. It was cold in Ilsington.
This is a curious birthday card from 1915 Hartlepool.
This is a Christmas card sent in 1912 by a 15 year old girl to her elder cousin. Interestingly her name is Hilda, but she signed it Hylda.
This unlikely looking Christmas card was sent to La Spezia in Italy from South Norwood in 1905.