POSTCARDS

Chas. L  Reis & Co

Glasgow

Holyrood Palace and Abbey and Arthur's Seat

Postcard  -  Charles L Reis  -  Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat

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Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat

Above is a view of Holyrood Palace and Abbey, with Arthur's Seat in the background.  Arthur's Seat is the extinct volcano, 823 ft high in the centre of Queen's Park.

This postcard has been sent through the post.  It was postmarked in Burntisland, Fife on 4 January 1910.  It was published by Charles L Reis, who published postcards from 1910  [TR]He was the brother of A Louis Reis.

The figure in the corner of this card (not named on the front or back of the card!) is Mary Queen of Scots.

Please click here to see other postcards by Charles L Reis & Co and by A Louis Reis & Co.

Please click here to open a window into a web site covering Alphonse Louis Reis (1860 -1940)and his family

With acknowledgement to David Man, Columbia University, New York City, great grandson of Alphonse Louis Reis,  for advising me of the above web site and of the link between Alphonse Louis Reis and Charles Lionel Reis

   

 
 

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