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MILITARY BOER WAR: Troops in Camp (NZ 1d Postal Card, unused), Troops Departing for South Africa x5 including one from New Zealand, British Forces in South Africa including "Hlangwane - The Line of the Guns 15 Dec 1899", "The Post Office - Military Encampment - Bloemfontein", "Bluejackets with Maxim Gun", "Old Fort at Mafeking", "During the Siege of Kimberley..." (Cecil Rhodes & his fortified lodgings), "Shell-Proof Shelters at Beaconsfield", "Armoured Train", "Boer Guns Captured at Bloemfontein" etc, a few real photo types including "Pay Office Wynberg Camp" & "Cannon Kopje, Mafeking", etc, some are later divided backs, condition variable but many are fine to very fine. Ex Bronte Watts.
MILITARY Bundle of British propaganda & patriotic cards mostly featuring Generals and Flags & two with patriotic verses, mourning card for Sir Hector Macdonald, artist cards "Well done, Gallant little Mafeking..." (unused) & "Majuba/Paardeberg/Ladysmith" (scribbling on view side), court-size 'Peace Commemoration Post Card' with photo of General de Wet in violet, "Peace - Lasting Peace" with map of Southern Africa & General Kitchener inset, etc, condition variable. Ex Bronte Watts.