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Calcutta

Calcutta

One of the earliest postcards of India, Calcutta, published by W. Rossler, a German or Austrian photographer in the city in 1897. Lithograph, Court sized, Printed in Austria. Undivided back.

Pagodas by Moonlight

Pagodas by Moonlight

[Original caption] Pagodas by Moonlight. A group of pagodas in Mandalay by the brilliant light of a tropical moon. [end]

Edith Pinhey, married to a judge in Bombay, was an artist and one of the few women to have signed Tucks postcards of the

Wood-house Road, Bombay

Wood-house Road, Bombay

A quick glance at this postcard might make you think it is a European city, but it is actually a street in Mumbai with the Cathedral of the Holy Name, the seat of the Archbishop of Bombay. Opened in 1902, it was new around the time of this postcard.

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