W.G. MacFarlane Evangeline July 1902

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This W.G. MacFarlane postcard series with Evangeline’s profile, showing “Cape Blomidon, near Wolfville, N.S.” The card was mailed from Wolfville on July 23, 1902 with a 1¢ QV stamps to Westport Point, Massachusetts, USA.

Below, the reverse of the card, with a July 24 receiver.

W.G. MacFarlane to Argentina 1903

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Another early W.G. MacFarlane patriotic postcard, card no. 26 from Series 24B, showing the pink version of the City of Halifax crest, has been added. This card has the earliest Private Mailing Card back, mailed June 23, 1903 from Halifax with a 2¢ QV numeral stamp (a week before the KEVII stamps were issued), to Argentina. The card bears a June 25th NYC transit marking.

MacFarlane View Cards

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A new page showing early MacFarlane view cards has been added, including this 1902 example.

W.G. MacFarlane Series 9

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A new MacFarlane patriotic postcard series, number 9, showing the crest of Britsh Columbia, has been added.

W.G. MacFarlane Series 8A

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A new unused W.G. MacFarlane Yukon patriotic card has been added, showing Indigenous basket venders.

W.G. MacFarlane Series 8A & 8B

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The listing for W.G. MacFarlane’s patriotic postcard Series 8A & 8B, showing the crest of the Yukon, has been updated.

W.G. MacFarlane Series 10

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The listing for W.G. MacFarlane’s patriotic postcard Series 10, showing Manitoba’s provincial crest, has been expanded, with the addition of an unlisted card, shown at left.

W.G. MacFarlane Series 72

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W.G. MacFarlane’s Series 72, with a collection of pull-out scenes in a heavier card stock folder, have been updated to the current site format.

W.G. MarFarlane Series 79

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A new card from W.G. MacFarlane’s Series 79, as listed in Mike Smith’s The W.G. MacFarlane Picture Postcard Handbook 1902–1910 has been added to this site. The card has a very high level of printing quality, includes embossing, and was postally used in 1908.

W.G. MacFarlane Series 17

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This patriotic W.G. MacFarlane postcard has been added to the site, along with a new Series 17 page, which illustrates cards from the City of Calgary.

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I’ve updated the site by moving across the W.G. MacFarlane cards to the current site format. I’ll add some additional depth to this material in future updates.