Postcards from Belgium pre-1914
2 February 2023

This gallery offers a selection of picture postcards of Belgian cities and villages before 1914. The images were chosen to allow a comparison with the current situation. The exact GPS coordinates where the picture was taken are included and can be checked with Google Maps and Street View.

The search pointer

The search pointer can be bought in the archive store of the Liberal Archive or can be ordered via
HEYNSSENS Sarah and WILLEMS Bart, Searcher Belgian Merchant’s Merchant (1830-1980), Series Searchers No. 43, Publication Number 5680, General Government Archive, Brussels, 2016, € 5.00 (+ possible shipping costs).

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Postcards from Belgium pre-1914