The Imperial West Indian Mail Service

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Title

The Imperial West Indian Mail Service

Description

Postcard of one of the steamships from The Imperial Direct West India Mail Service Company, travelling from Bristol to the West Indies. Elder, Dempster and Co. [written at the top of the postcard] was a company contracted to ship bananas from the West Indies.

Subject

Ships; Postal service - Great Britain; Mail streamers - Great Britain; Flags; Steamboat lines - Great Britain

Source

NLJ Postcard Collection

Identifier

D0008340

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Postcard

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Citation

“The Imperial West Indian Mail Service,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed May 18, 2021, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/7519.