File TL 540 D53 C64 - [Elvie Smith addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Punch Dickins]

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[Elvie Smith addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Punch Dickins]

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TL 540 D53 C64

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  • 1994 (Creation)

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Envelope from Elvie Smith addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Punch Dickins, containing:
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of aircraft on tarmac, registration C-GMOY, caption on reverse reads "1. Our Baron on the tarmac at Sondre Stromfjord on W coast of Greenland, Aug '94"
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of nose of aircraft and airport tarmac, caption on reverse reads "2. Rekyjavik – on a pretty day"
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of aerial view of island surrounded by ocean, caption on reverse reads "3. This is the island that came out of the sea in 1963. It's already all covered with greenery. They say the volcanic material has a lot of nutrients in it – and that the birds bring the seeds."
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print taken from aircraft with hilly, green terrain below, caption on reverse reads "The south coast of Iceland. Further inland it's totally arid."
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print showing buildings in valley alongside a river, caption on reverse reads "5. The Faroe Island [sic] are beautiful – note the lovely "Irish" greens"
colour ; 15 cm x 10 cm print of red buildings with living roofs, caption on reverse reads "6. Grass covered roofs are again appearing in Torshavn (capital of the Faroes)"
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of rocky hill with group of muskoxen resting, caption on reverse reads "7. Muskox near the airport at Sondre-Strom"
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm print of rocky terrain and backdrop of mountains, caption on reverse reads "8. We went hiking around Sondre-Strom – pretty and rugged country!"
colour ; 10 cm x 15 cm of icebergs in ocean, caption on reverse reads "9. An ice-berg off the coast near Pangnirtung – we had stopped here on our way home to show a real arctic community to our friends [the Woolings?]. About 80' high and 300' long – and 90% is under-water."

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