Residence scene, Luck, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2016.001.184

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Residence scene, Luck, Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1927] (creation)


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

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Real-photo postcard with image showing two houses--one of them belonging to Ida Rognas--on a street in the village of Luck, Wisconsin. Date from postmark: Jul 4, 1927; mailed from Luck Wisconsin; with 1¢ green Washington stamp (A140). Message: Addressed to Mrs. G.O. Rognas, Decorah, Ia., 910 Maple Ave. So.; "Sat. afternoon, Dear folks: - I am at Ida's now. Has been terrible warm but cooler today. Had a heavy rain shower yesterday. Things were beginning to dry up. How is Selma? I will write more later. Alma." Mrs. G. O. Rognas was Inga M. Rognas (Mrs. Gullick Olsen Rognas), the mother of Ida Gustava and Alma Louise Rognas.

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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. 1927]

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