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Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

1986.0117.0146

Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

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Description

The hand written address reads 'Mr O. Herbert / 469 Crown Street / Sydney / N.S Wales.
The message reads 'How are you Otto / We are all wondering how / you are. All the boys / missing you but not as much / as I do. Fred the Chef / Earnest and Miss Cleary Send their / very fond regards to you and / wish you every success. I have / just had a bit N. T Soda with / a very rich friend and I am / drinking your health and wishing / you health, wealth and prosperity / Albert.'

Physical description

Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of the "HIGHFIELD HOTEL, Murray Street, HOBART." and a message on the reverse. The image featrues a large, two storey building on a corner, with horse drawn carriages, and men and woman in long dresses.

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