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Luzern. Lowendenkmal. [The Lion of Lucerne, Switzerland]


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
A postcard from Switzerland from 25-year-old Agnes Mary Kitchen to Reverend R. B. Layton in San Fernando, Trinidad, B.W.I.
Inscriptions:
Reverse reads:
"Lucerne July 4/10
This is the famous Lion of Lucerne carved out of solid rock to the memory of the Swiss guards who fell defending Louis XVI.
I think perhaps this monument appealed to me more than any other I have seen.
A.M.K."
Date of Original:
4 July 1910
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
OILL0131
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • fltLatitude: 12.482324
    Latitude: 12.482324 Longitude: 41.895466
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Luzern. Lowendenkmal. [The Lion of Lucerne, Switzerland]
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Luzern. Lowendenkmal. [The Lion of Lucerne, Switzerland]


A postcard from Switzerland from 25-year-old Agnes Mary Kitchen to Reverend R. B. Layton in San Fernando, Trinidad, B.W.I.