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Geertruida Maria Peverelli (1877-1956)

Name: Geertruida Maria Peverelli
Birth: 23 September 1877 in Gorinchem
Death: 23 August 1956 in Leiden
Spouse: Willem Adrianus Koopman

Quadrupeds

Posted by on 18 Oct 2009 in KOOPMAN Willem Adrianus 1879, My roots, PARDOEN Catharina Johanna Maria 1917-2002, PEVERELLI Geertruida Maria, Vintage postcards | 0 comments

Quadrupeds

The next edition of A festival of postcards is dedicated to quadrupeds: “Quadrupeds? That’s right! From working animals (like oxen and horses) to pets (like cats and dogs) to wild animals (lions and tigers and bears, oh my!) – we’re looking for postcards about anything that walks on 4 legs!” I expected I would find a few quadrupeds in the collection of my great-aunt Catharina Johanna Maria Pardoen (1917-2002), and indeed I found several. For the festival of postcards I chose one that she received in 1929, on her 12th...

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