Tag: Ceremony of the Keys

  • The British and Their Traditions“Whose Keys?”

    The British and Their Traditions
    “Whose Keys?”

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    This card is part of a Raphael Tuck set entitled the Yeoman of the Guard #9221.  When you see the others from this unusual nine-card set, each is a depiction of those who serve the Crown at the Tower of London. Included are yeoman portraits as individuals and in groups and chief warders in dress uniform, both…

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Past Article

Shav LaVigne
History of the mail, the jargon of the seas, travel on steamships, and postcard collecting are all topics discussed in this fabulous article that aptly illustrates the learning we can enjoy by reading and researching one single postcard. The topic this time centers on the S.S. Mongolia.

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