Bird's eye view, Osceola, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2019.001.004

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Bird's eye view, Osceola, Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1914] (creation)


1 photograph : photomechanical print, tinted ; 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)

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Postcard with image overlooking Osceola, Wisconsin, with the downtown business area in the foreground, probably taken from the bluff. Text printed on verso: Chas. H. Werner & Sons Co., Detroit, Mich. Made in Germany. Date from message. Message: Addressed to Mr. Jerome Greene, Agricultural School, St. Anthony Pakr, St. Paul, Minnesota. "April 2, 1914. Dear Brother: Rec'd your cards and was glad to hear you got there all right. I s'pose you are having a fine time. We'll be at Shafer* Saturday to meet you at noon train. Well I hope you will get this card all right, as ever your Sister Theresa." [Shafer, Minnesota, across the St. Croix River from Osceola.]

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This item is made available by the University Archives & Area Research Center, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, for personal, educational, and research purposes in accordance with the Fair Use provisions of Copyright Act of 1976. Other uses may require permission from the copyright owner.

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Cataloged by kdo, 01/18/2019

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Donated January 2, 2019, by Kathryn Otto, St. Paul MN.

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Postcard Shoebox 3

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Detroit : Chas. H. Werner & Sons Co., [ca. 1914]

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