I never imagined it would take me on a journey to the Netherlands, Sweden, Milan, Italy, Sunderland, Durham. Also connections to Christopher Columbus and even the Queen of Holland
The bride was attired in an ivory charmeuse (Silk) dress, trimmed with French lace and pearls, and carried a sheaf of lilies.
I think from my research so far that these two are Katherine Wilson (Kitty) & Edmund Charles Sear (Charlie)
I picked out the best & most interesting ones & every single one that had writing of any sort on & haggled hard to get the price down!
Earlier this week I posted on my Facebook Page, Twitter & Instagram this super Postcard Photo of a lovely family written on the back The Jacques Family 1911.
For both the injured and the lost
I ask you to keep count with me
Of all the wars and what they cost ……
An account of Maiwand 1880, by BSM W.Paton, plus four appointments to the office, of him & two other members of his family, spanning three Monarchs, Queen Victoria, King Edward & George