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Ten Post Cards; German South West Africa

Published: Cape Town and Hamburg, Germany., 1906-1910

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Ten postcards of German South West Africa. Variety of interesting stamps on earlier cards. Three cards passed for Censor post war after the German defeat.

D.S.W. Afrika. Luderitzbucht. Coloured. Published C.A.W. Grun - Hamburg. 114a. Used and stamped Luderitz and Cape Town. 1909

Offizier-Casina Gochas. Monochrome. Published Rothauge & Wulff, Deutsch S.-W. Afrika. Unused.

Abfahrt eines Zuges von Windhuk nach der Kuste mit Verwundeten und Kranken. Deutsch-Sud-West-Afrika. Coloured. Published  Franz Spenker-Hamburg. 5060. Used and stamped with interesting block of 3 ppennig stamps with control numbers. Swakopmund- London postmarks. 1906.

Gebirgsbatterie auf Maulesel verladen Deutsch-Sud-West-Afrika. Coloured. Published by Franz Spenker, Hamburg 7057. Unused.

German Troop Train Crossing Mataka River. G.S.W. Africa. Monochrome. Published by The South African Garrison Institutes, Whitehead , Morris & Co. Cape Town. Unused.

Due Feste in Okahandja- Deutsch-Sud-West-Afrika. Coloured.. Published Franz Spenker, Hamburg. 7028. Unused.

Windhoek. Gericht und Gefangnis, Magistrate's Office and Gaol. Black & White Photograph. Verlag der Swakopmunder Buchhandlung. Windhuk. Used and stamped Windhuk.  1923.

Nr. 86. Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika. Stamprieter-Weg, Keetmanshoop. Coloured. Used and dated 24.04.1915. Passed by Censor stamp.

Nr. 45. Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika. Alte Mole, Swakopmund.. Coloured. Used and dated 25.04.1915. Passed by Censor stamp.

Nr. 88. Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika. Krieger-Denkmal. Keetmanshoop. Coloured. Used and dated 24.04.1915. passed by Censor stamp.

Very clean examples.

  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 9 X 14cm
  • Sold By: Quathlamba Winds Books
  • Contact Person: Ian & Yvonne Halford
  • Country: United Kingdom
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  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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