City park, Prescott Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2016.001.185

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City park, Prescott Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1923] (creation)


1 photograph : print, sepia toned ; 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)

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Real-photo postcard with image of the City Park in Prescott, Wisconsin, possibly now the Mercord Mill Park. Shows several small white buildings, benches, and rows of trees. Date from postmark (Aug. 30 1923) and message (Aug. 30-23); mailed from Minneapolis, Minn.; cancellation over the green 1¢ Washington stamp reads: Minnesota State Fair and N.W. Dairy Exposition, Sept. 1-8. Message: Addressed to Mrs. Sam. Levin, R#1, Atwater, Minn. "Mpls. Minn. Aug. 30-23. Dear Mrs. S. Levin, I am sending Mrs. Rosell's eggcase, hope you can fill it and send it soon. Please send the case to her address but the bill to me. Mrs. C. Johnson, 2727 - 41 Ave. So."

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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, 11/23/2016

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Purchased November 10, 2016, on eBay from Postcards Plus, Willmar MN.

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Postcards shoe box #2

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[United States] : [Publisher not identified], [ca. 1923]

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