POSTCARD: 'GREETINGS FROM SUBIACO, NICHOLSON ROAD, SUBIACO, W. A.'
Badly damaged blue and white postcard from the 'Greetings from Subiaco' series, featuring a view of Nicholson Road looking west - possibly taken from Rokeby Road. In the image there are rows of trees on both sides of the road. Travelling down the middle of the road is a horse and cart.
The postcard records details of Rytime Continental Hairdresser, run by Alf Grasso in Shenton Shopping Centre, Onslow Road, Shenton Park.
it also captures an early view of Nicholson Road (near Rokeby Road), with many of the buildings pictured still standing.
Stamped on the back of the card is the following information: 'Rytime Continental Hairdresser, Alf Grasso All Styles Men-Ladies-Children, 12A Shenton Shopping Centre Onslow Road, Shenton Park, Tel: 81 4149'.
This postcard is significant as part of the 'Greetings from Subiaco' postcard series, and for recording streetscape details from Nicholson Road, near the Rokeby Road intersection. It is also significant for recording the details of Alf Grasso's Hairdressing business in Shenton Park.
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Nearest geotagged records:
- World War 1, Australia, PRESTON, 28 Battalion, 1917 (0.42km away)
- POSTCARD: 'GREETINGS FROM SUBIACO, BOWLING GREEN, SUBIACO GARDENS, W. A.' (0.45km away)
- World War 1, Middle East, ROWE, Australian Army Medical Corps, 1915 (0.47km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: HOUSE AT 173 HAMERSLEY ROAD, SUBIACO (0.47km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: ROBERTS FAMILY GROUP, CIRCA1925 (0.48km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: ROBERTS FAMILY OUTSIDE 173 HAMERSLEY RD, SUBIACO, CIRCA1922 (0.49km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: ROBERTS FAMILY (0.49km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: HOUSE AT 173 HAMERSLEY ROAD, SUBIACO WITH ROBERTS FAMILY (0.49km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: HOUSE AT 173 HAMERSLEY ROAD, SUBIACO (0.49km away)
- PHOTOGRAPH: HOUSE OF C. YATES, ROKEBY ROAD (0.51km away)
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