Picture / Image: "Cholita" at Oruro, Bolivia, 1907. It is Bolivia's fifth-largest city by population, after Santa Cruz de la Sierra, El Alto, La Paz, and Cochabamba. Oruro has been subject to cycles ofboom and bust owing to its dependence on the mining industry, notablytin ,tungsten (wolfram), silver and copper.
EUR 2.30 postage
Ending Aug 21 at 10:47PM BST3d 19hFrom United KingdomType: Real Photographic (RP)Period: Pre - 1914Size: Standard (140x89mm)
Possible discoloration on back of card. Good -Card may exhibit minor bends/creases and/or rounded corners with possible slight front side corner chipping (corner intact). Very Good - Corners may be slightly rounded with minor bend and/or creases.
stamped in red at the bottom right edge: "Vista da Bahia" -- Postmarked: Nov 26, 1918 US Navy - Bilhete Postal (I can just make out the year as "1918") -- Condition: surface dirt and some stains to front of card, wear to edges and corners / small creasing at bottom right and top left corners, please see scanned images.
The area was located in the center of the city in the Cathedral Parish of the Libertador Municipality. El Silencio. Caracas, Venezuela. Subject: International / Venezuela. Publisher: Gevaert. Type: Real Photo.
The works were delayed due to the delay in the manufacture of the machinery. NO non-UK currency checks or money orders (sorry). Stamp: 5c Bolivian stamp (NOT tied - possibly added later see scan). In addition, the Pulacayo mine suffered the flooding of its deposit, which could not be recovered.
EUR 2.30 postage
Ending Aug 22 at 8:43AM BST4d 5hFrom United KingdomType: PrintedPeriod: Pre - 1914Size: Standard (140x89mm)