The postcards of W.G. MacFarlane are extensively catalogued in the second edition of “The W.G. MacFarlane Picture Postcard Handbook, 1910-1910” by Michael J. Smith, a book that is essential for the collector of this prolific Canadian postcard publisher. The series numbers shown relate to Mike Smith’s book.
Series 17 shows the City of Calgary crest. The earliest recorded postmark is shown on the Stephen Avenue card shown at left. Mike Smith has recorded 4 cards in this series.
Cards from this series come with a W.G. MacFarlane publisher’s attribution, or a Lorne C. Wilson, Calgary attribution.