Real Photo Post Card: "Swans, Beacon Hill Park"

Price: $10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible-Fine


Original black and white photo postcard. No date, circa 1920s-1930s. 5 1/2" x 3 1/2." Title printed at the bottom of the image. "Empire Series" printed near the left edge of the image. Postcard is unused. Postcard is very clean and intact except for slight corner wear and age toning on the back. A Fine copy. This postcard shows a flock of swans and other waterfowl gathering around a family who are presumably feeding them near a pond in Beacon Hill Park, Victoria, British Columbia (BC). Beacon Hill Park is a municipal park that was founded in 1882. Its name comes from a small hill in the park overlooking the Strait of Juan de Fuca that once had navigational beacons. Beacon Hill Park remains a public park to this day and is popular among tourists and locals alike.