Category Archives: Postcards

The Daily Postcard No. 49

Well folks, all things must pass, and as we come to the forty ninth Daily Postcard, this set of three Bamforth cards is the penultimate post in our series.  Perhaps, like the Daily Mail cards we have seen, this will … Continue reading

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The Daily Postcard No. 48

Death would feature on Great War postcards from early in the war.

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The Daily Postcard No. 47

Wounded soldiers featured frequently on Great War postcards. 

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The Daily Postcard No. 46

Another Daily Mail postcard, again showing men under fire, and again a striking image. 

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The Daily Postcard No. 45

Regimental cards were a sure-fire seller, such as the rousing, patriotic, example shown here. 

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The Daily Postcard No. 44

Snowy scenes from early in the war today.  This first card shows one of the early actions on the Eastern Front, as the Germans eject the Russians from eastern Germany at the Battle of the Masurian Lakes, between 7th & … Continue reading

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The Daily Postcard No. 43

Guns, guns, and more guns.  It was a war of artillery such as had never been seen before, and so it should come as no surprise that the awe-inspiring big guns would feature on Great War postcards, such as the … Continue reading

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