Copper Christmas Card

Virtual Museum ID: 19-B20560

Specimen Summary

Front: These seasonal greetings, etched on this lovely copper, are for none other than Mr and Mrs Mathew Bennett and family and are from Mr and Mrs ?Ola Wisen? of 222 Stewart and Gray Road. Downey, California.

Back: Copper is still a good metal, The price is beginning to go up. Don't fail to buy something made of copper in nineteen thirty six and it will go higher.

Specimen Data


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Britannia Mining Museum (BBM)

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Off Display, Not Public

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Britannia Beach, B.C.

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Britannia Mining Museum

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10 (NAD 83)

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Copper Christmas Card

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