Telegram with handwritten message: "Your house totally destroyed by fire...", dated 15 September1924.
An "intermediate" telegraph travelled via Wagga from another place to another, possibly by phone in the first instance.
Single leaf paper, blue masthead. Original telegram with delivery message. Hand-written in blue ink. An "intermediate" telegraph, i.e. this one travelled via Wagga from another place to another, possibly by phone in the first instance.
Donation from Mr Brian O'Shaunassey, 26 May 2003
TELEGRAM / Station from: GOGELDRIE 17 1/1 / Lodged: 9.5am 15th / To: A. Webb / Care Sydney Carver / Yenda / Your house totally destroyed by fire last night eleven oclock Watts 9-54.
Type of item
203 mm (Length), 130 mm (Width)