Osceola Hotel, Osceola, Polk County, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2011.008.013

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Osceola Hotel, Osceola, Polk County, Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1956] (creation)


1 photograph : print on linen ; 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)

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Linen postcard with image of the Osceola Hotel in Osceola, Polk County, Wisconsin. Text printed on verso: National Press, Inc., North Chicago. Date from postmark: May 9 1956; mailed from Osceola Wisconsin; stamp is missing. Message: Addressed to Mr. Leon H. Church, Lebanon, Illinois. "5/9/56. Thanks Mr. Church for the fine words for my mother, in your paper. Here's the 43 room hotel - now 23 plus 11 apartments. Yours, Oliver Eicher."

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Ink pen marking indicating a specific car in the image.

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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 (Sarah Adams, intern), 12/03/2012

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Purchased May 11, 2011, on eBay from sugarmakr

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North Chicago, Ill. : National Press, Inc., [ca. 1956]

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