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Newfoundland set of 3 photo postcards – winter sealing c. 1920

$80.00 CAD

– Sold Out

Three photos taken during early seal hunt, pre-Confederation Newfoundland.

“Female Harp and Young”

Two men in distance, mother and pup.

Title appears to have been hand printed. Written on negative in white “Copyright S.R. Oakley. Also written in white ‘SEALING IN NEWFOUNDLAND’.

“Young of Hooded Seal”

Wounded seal?

Written on negative in black “Copyright S.R. Oakley

Damage UL corner, UR on back.

“Female Hooded Seal”

Man nearby.

Written on negative in black “Copyright S.R. Oakley


Based on ‘NOKO’ photographic paper used, dates them to 1907-1929.

All have ‘10¢’ written in the ‘NOKO’ postage box.

Toned on back.

(Red text is an electronic watermark that is not physically part of the photo for sale)