Steamer W.W., Hudson, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2011.008.014

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Steamer W.W., Hudson, Wisconsin


  • [ca.1908] (creation)


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

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Postcard with image of the Steamer W.W. on the St. Croix River at Hudson, Wisconsin. Text printed on verso: Pub. for F. R. Crane, Hudson, Wisconsin by St. Paul Souvenir Co., (Hand Colored) St. Paul. Date from postmark: Aug 7 1908; mailed from Hudson, Wisconsin; green 1ยข Franklin "Gingerbread" stamp. Message: Addressed to Miss P. Worth, 1680 Hennepin , Minneapolis, Minn. "Dear Phylius; (Is that the way to spell it.) I arrived here this morning and am having a fine time. Thought I would keep my promise and send a postcard. Ruth."

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Postmark shows through on the front side.

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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 relicvandyke.

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Hudson, Wis. : F. R. Crane, [ca. 1908]

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