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National Cemetery, City Point, Virginia, circa 1901-1907

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Alternate title:National Cemetery, City Point near Petersburg, Va.
Summary:National Cemetery, City Point, Virginia, circa 1901-1907. Message reads: "Dear Florence: Eddie and I walked out to 'Poplar Grove National Cemetery,' eight miles from Petersburg this forenoon. We found some nice wild flowers on the way. There are 6136 Union soldiers buried there. How are you? Father." Postmark date: May 16, 1910; Postcard number: 1254; Message included.
Provider:Souvenir Post Card Co.
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Petersburg
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
National cemeteries -- Virginia
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
War, Military
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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