Shramek's Resort, Clam Lake, Siren, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2011.008.025

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Shramek's Resort, Clam Lake, Siren, Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1947] (creation)


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

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Real-photo postcard with image of a cabin in the woods at Shramek's Resort on Clam Lake near Siren, Wisconsin. Text printed on verso: Printed by The Fox Company, San Antonio, Texas ("World's Largest Kodak Finishes"). Date from postmark: Jun 17, 1947; mailed from Siren, Wis; 1ยข Washington stamp. Message: Addressed to Mrs. James Hosek, 2411 So. 20th St., Omaha, Nebr. "Dear Claire: - We arrived Saturday & are leaving here Thursday which doesn't give us much time. Fishing isn't so good. Dad got 4 this morning. That's all. Love, May."

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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 Sarah Adams (intern), 12/07/2012

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Purchased May 10, 2011, on eBay from skurfanpostcards, Sedelia MO.

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San Antonio, Texas : The Fox Company, [ca.1947]

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