Henry Cole Blue Plaque Photo

Henry Cole blue plaque - Sir Henry Cole lived here 1879-1880.  He originated the custom of sending Christmas Cards and was largely responsible for the foundation of the Kensington Museum. He was also a great postal reformer.

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