Armorial de Vaud postcards

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Armorial de Vaud postcards


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Series information :

  • Issued by : Éditions SPES, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Date of issue : pre 1940
  • Number of stamps/cards : ? (there are >380 municipalities in the canton)
  • Image variants : Not in image, but in text on back

Company

These postcards were issued by Éditions SPES in Lausanne, before 1940. I have no information on the publisher. The images are identical to the book Armorial des Communes Vaudoises, which was issued by the same publisher in 1922.

The front of the cards shows the coat of arms of the municipality. The reverse shows either no text, or the name of the publisher.

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For all known cards see Category:Armorial_de_Vaud_(postcards).

Some examples:

Corcelles.vaud.jpg

Corcelles
Ballens.vaud.jpg

Ballens
Vaulion.vaud.jpg

Vaulion
Eclagnens.vaud.jpg

Eclagnens
Oulens.vaud.jpg

Oulens
Chavornay.vaud.jpg

Chavornay