Weather Telegram

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Title

Weather Telegram

Subject

Weather

Description

Brown telegraph paper. Top border of 1.5 cm. Below this are 6 pre-printed black ink text boxes containing pre-printed instructions on telegram sending. Brown telegram ticker tape strip with black print is stuck with adhesive to the body of the telegraph. Vertical and horizontal fountain pen lines in red and black ink are used to correct the ticker tape printed text. Text appears to be coded using number letter substitutions. Purple ink stamp is used below with pencil annotations. Body of telegram paper is pre-ruled in black ink. Page has been folded vertically in the centre. A small hole in the paper at top centre of page. References to Laibach in Slovenia and Chrisitansund in Norway.

Date

1918

Format

19 x 23 cm

Language

German

Identifier

769

Coverage

Slovenia & Norway
WWI