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Governor's Mansion, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1930-1944

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Summary:Governor's Mansion, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1930-1944. Caption reads: "The Governor's Mansion. This official residence of the Chief Executive of Virginia, completed in 1813 (replacing an old two-story wooden structure) is still in use. During 'reconstruction days', when Virginia constituted 'Military District No. One', it was occupied by Gen. Jim Schofield, Military Commander. Here many of the world's notables of the past and present have been entertained." Postcard number: 11477.
Provider:Richmond News Company
Colourpicture Publishers (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Massachusetts
Boston
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Richmond
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
1931-1940
1941-1950
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Richmond
Topical subjects:Mansions
Virginia Executive Mansion (Richmond, Va.)
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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