Young people near Grantsburg, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2019.003.006

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Young people near Grantsburg, Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1914] (creation)


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

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Real-photo postcard with a faded image of eight young people (six women and two men) posing on farm-like equipment. The postcard was mailed from Grantsburg, Burnett County, Wisconsin, and the message seems to indicate that the photograph was taken in the area. Printed on the verso is a large logo for Acme Post Card. Date from postmark: May 16 1914; mailed from Grantsburg Wis; green 1¢ Washington stamp. Message: Addressed to Mr. Elmer Carlson, Grantsburg, Wisconsin. "May 15, 1914. Will ans. your most welcome card I received yesterday. How are you? O.K. I spose, same here. This card is not very nice but I sent it for fun. Send a picture of yourself when you take one. I am going to have my picture taken later & I'll send you one. From T.A.S. ans. soon."

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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, 02/26/2019

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Purchased February 18, 2019, on eBay from Gerry Rehm, Lincoln NE.

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Postcard Shoebox 3

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[Grantsburg, Wis.] : [Privately printed], [ca. 1914]

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