Hartlepool Museum Service
Record Number HAPMG.2004.24
NUMBER-OF-ITEMS
1
IDENTIFICATION
SIMPLE-NAME
postcard
FULL-NAME
sepia postcard
CLASSIFIED-NAME
photographic collection
CLASSIFIED-NAME
local history
CLASSIFIED-NAME
social history
CLASSIFIED-NAME
postcards
TITLE
Church Street, West Hartlepool
BRIEF-DESCRIPTION
Postcard, sepia postcard. Sepia photographic postcard of Church Street, West Hartlepool.
PRODUCTION
METHOD
printed
CORPORATE-BODY
manufacturer : Valentine and Sons Limited
PLACE
London, England, UK
PLACE
Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, UK
PERIOD
1950s
CONTENT-OUTLINE
BRIEF-SUMMARY
Sepia photographic postcard of Church Street, West Hartlepool. The postcard is addressed to Miss Gordon and is dated 1954. On the reverse of the postcard is printed 'this is a real photograph'. The photograph showswomen pushing prams, a car and a horse and cart. The reverse is handwritten in blue ink.
ASSOCIATION
NATURE
subject
PERSON
sender : Maggie
PERSON
recipient : Gordon (Miss)
ADDRESS
1 Eglintine Avenue, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
DATE
5.1954
PLACE
Hartlepool, County Durham, England, UK
SITE-NAME
Church Street, West Hartlepool
DESCRIPTION
MATERIAL
cardboard, ink
INSCRIPTION
inscription : printed : obverse : CHURCH STREET, HARTLEPOOL.
INSCRIPTION
inscription : printed : reverse : THIS IS A REAL PHOTOGRAPH
INSCRIPTION
inscription : handwritten : reverse : We are having a nice / time. The weather is / cold, but we keep near / the fire. I am sorry to / hear you had not been very / well. Trust you are a lot / better. Hope to see you / sometime soon. / Love Maggie.
HEIGHT
89 mm
WIDTH
138 mm
COLOUR
brown , white
COMPLETENESS
complete