Post Road

Post Road
200 Years of The Great Post Road (1808 ~ 2008)

Friday, 17 October 2014

Postcard from France

Postcard from Italy

Postcard from Austria

Vienna "Neuer Markt" (New Market) postcard from my old collection. The New Market is one of the oldest places of Vienna. It is located west of the Carinthian street in the historic center of the first district of Vienna Innere Stadt and has an elongated, almost rectangular shape. The buildings have the character of representative citizens worldwide.

Postcard from America

American postcard from my old collection, top left ~ White House, top right ~ Lincoln Memorial, bottom left ~ Capitol Building, bottom right ~ Jefferson Memorial.

Thursday, 9 October 2014

Postcard from Germany

Bertram of Minden (1345 - 1415), also known as Master Bertram, was a German international Gothic painter primarily of religious art. His most famous surviving work is the large Grabow Altarpiece also known as the Petri Altar, painted around 1383. Originally located in St. Petri church, it is now in the Hamburger Kunsthalle in Hamburg, Germany. This beautiful postcard with matching stamps and special pictorial postmark was posted by my best correspondent friend Erhard Molbitz.

Monday, 6 October 2014

Postcard from England

Loch an Eilein, is a small irregular shaped, freshwater loch in the Rothiemurchus Forest, south of Aviemore Scotland. Loch an Eilein comes from the Scottish Gaelic and means "Loch of the island". This postcard was posted on June 6, 2014 by my best friend Tom Anderson.

Postcard from Norway

Polar Bear postcard from Bergen, Norway, posted on June 26, 2014 by my best correspondent friend Tom Anderson during his working visit in Norway.

Belgium ~ Airmail Label

India ~ Airmail Label

Russia ~ Airmail Label

Postcard from Germany

Richard Strauss postcard, posted on June 17, 2014 with special postmark by my best correspondent friend Erhard Molbitz