We have gathered together some of the wonderful seasonal cards from our collections for your festive pleasure. Most are from the Victorian or Edwardian era.
They may give you some inspiration for e-cards!
A Christmas greeting - Across your path may joy come stealing, To you and yours its peace revealing. Postcard sent by C. Troy from Eldon House, Katoomba to Lizzie (Eliza Jane) Moore, [n.d.]
A happy Christmas. Postcard sent from Rouchelle Brook, NSW to Mr F.R. (Frank) Moore, Bishop's Bridge, 20 Dec 1910
A Merry Christmas - Every Kind Wish. Postcard sent from Bellingen by [T.H.] Hodgins to Mrs F. Moore, Bishop's Bridge, Via Maitland, [n.d.]
A Merry Christmas. Postcard from E.H. Simpson, Moonan Flat, NSW to Mr F.R. (Francis Richard) Moore , Bishop's Bridge, 23 Dec [19?]
A Merry Christmas. Sent 21 Dec 1906 from Mountain View, [Blandford] to T.H.H. (Thomas Henry Hodgins) Moore, Bishop's Bridge.
Christmas Greeting. Postcard sent to Mr W.J. (William Joseph) Moore, Customs House, Newcastle, 24 Dec 1908
Christmas Greetings. Christmas greeting true and tender With kind wishes from the Sender. Postcard sent by Joyce [Bailey], [n.d.]
Christmas Greetings. Storm off Margate. Postcard sent from the Travellers Rest (now McDonald's restaurant), Hexham, 24 Dec 1906
Hurstmonceaux Castle, England. Postcard with Christmas greeting sent from Scone by Lottie Cameron to Mr F.R. (Francis Richard) Moore, Bishop's Bridge, Maitland, 23 Dec 1907
Minnie Tittell Brune (actress, 1875-1974). With 1908 Good Wishes. Postcard with Christmas wishes sent to Mr F. Moore, Bishop's Bridge, West Maitland, 1908
Star Gazing [kitten]. Postcard with Christmas greeting sent to Miss Doris Troy, Bishop's Bridge, NSW, [n.d.]
The Rouseabout (painting). Postcard with Christmas greeting sent from Cundle by J. Hodgins to Mrs Moore, Bishop's Bridge.
Upper Hunter - Murlow, Moonan. Postcard with Christmas greetings sent from Scone to Mr F.R.(Francis Richard) Moore, Bishop's Bridge, Via West Maitland, NSW, 27 Dec 1905