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Governor's Mansion, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1951-1970

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Summary:Governor's Mansion, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1951-1970. Caption reads: "Governor's Mansion, Richmond, Virginia. The Federal-style Governor's Mansion, facing the Capitol Building in Capitol Square was erected in 1811-13. From 1788 to 1811 the governors of Virginia had had to live in a two-story wooden structure, ironically called 'The Palace,' located on the same site as the present building." Postcard number: 75999.
Contributor:Partlow, Ted
Provider:Galeski Photo Center
Dexter Press
Printing place:North America
United States of America
New York
West Nyack
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: 1951-1960
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.)
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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