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Richmond Public Library, 1st and East Franklin Street, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1930-1944

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Summary:Richmond Public Library, 1st and East Franklin Street, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1930-1944. Caption read: "Hello again, I have finished three of the books. Having enjoyed reading them. After the children are out to bed Opal and I read and eat. I suppose you have read Grace's latest book. Well honey I don't know any news of interest so will sign off for now. Hoping to hear from you soon. Love, June." Caption reads: "Richmond Public Library - This building of striking beauty was erected in 1929 of famed Acquia Greek Stone as a memorial to Major James H. Dooley, C.S.A., from funds bequested by his wife, Mrs. Sallie May Dooley." Postmark date: January 13, 1944; Postcard number: 10624; Message included.
Provider:Richmond News Company
Colourpicture Publishers (Firm)
Printing place:North America
United States of America
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
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Richmond
Topical subjects:Public libraries
Richmond Public Library
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology Postcard Collection
  • series Virginia
  • box 11
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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