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The Dash for the South Pole

1986.0117.0138

The Dash for the South Pole

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Description

The message on the reverse is addressed to Mr H. V. M. Clark / c/o G Clark Esq1 / Hawford Road / Apaua.
It is dated Friday, 2-oclock
Dear Harrie [?] / hope you will / like this. Mal[?] has / just being in to see / me to tell me how [?] / are fairing also to new B. / How did [?] enjoy the / circus I hope alright / I went with [?] and ' it was very exciting / with fond [?] trusting / you are feeling better / with love from [?]

Physical description

Postcard with six blue and white photographs depicting "THE DASH FOR THE SOUTH POLE." The postcard has a message on the reverse. The images are of Shackleton, a sailing yatch, a hose, dog and motorised cart. In the lower right corner is printed 'ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION 1908'.

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