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POSTCARDS FROM OCEANIA 2

The postcards on this site are both historical and modern
and provide a short glimpse of the magic of the islands and the people of Oceania.

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Kava Bowl, Samoa.

           

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Early Stamps 1921

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Papua New Guinea Canoe. c 1895.

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Swords and Mask, Fiji.

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Traditional Dance, Vanuatu.

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Tapa Painting, Samoa.

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Papua New Guinea Banana Plantation c.1895.

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An engraving of Hitahiti and his wife and sisters visiting
Captain Cook on board the Resolution at Tahiti.

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Postcard from Moreea, Tahiti.

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Scenic Stamps from French Polynesia.

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Making Copra, Samoa.

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Tin Can Mail, Niuafoou Island, Tonga (Note "Toga" on the stamps).

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Papeete, Tahiti, Maxicard Collection.

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Samoan war club.

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Postcard from Moorea, Tahiti, 1910.

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Christmas Island, Kiribati, First Day Cover.

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The funeral for the Governor of Samoa, November, 1920.

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Samoa Liebig Card Set, 1902

Oceania Postcards and Picture Galleries

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