Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

TOWNLEY COLLECTION

Presented to the Library by Mr A. Townley in 1961, this is a collection of c. 7,500 picture postcards sent from the beginning of the 20th century onwards. Some 5,000 of these portray scenes from all parts of Britain and from overseas, the remaining 2,500 are of railway locomotives and railway scenes.

Shelfmark: Pc.1/A - Pc.7

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