Ajax Public Library Digital Archive
Battle of the River Plate Envelope


Description
Creator:
Richard Parisotto, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A colour photograph of a special commemorative envelope issued to mark the 35th anniversary of the Battle of the River Plate, December 13, 1939.
"This envelope was presented to the Ajax Historical Board by Mr. J. Gorman, Post Master, Ajax Post Office. The envelope was sent to Mr. Gorman by Mr. I Porter, Haydn Stamp Company, Cranbrock, Kent, England, and there are only 100 envelopes in the United Kingdom and 10 in Canada."
Date of Original:
1991
Date Of Event:
1969
Dimensions:
Width: 6 in
Height: 4 in
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
P025-000-022
Collection:
Artifacts
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8504913819638 Longitude: -79.0198337353516
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
Town of Ajax
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Ajax, Ontario
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Battle of the River Plate Envelope
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Battle of the River Plate Envelope


A colour photograph of a special commemorative envelope issued to mark the 35th anniversary of the Battle of the River Plate, December 13, 1939.
"This envelope was presented to the Ajax Historical Board by Mr. J. Gorman, Post Master, Ajax Post Office. The envelope was sent to Mr. Gorman by Mr. I Porter, Haydn Stamp Company, Cranbrock, Kent, England, and there are only 100 envelopes in the United Kingdom and 10 in Canada."