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Soldiers' Home, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1910

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Summary:Soldiers' Home, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1910. Message reads: "Dear Mother and Father: Was glad to hear from you- sorry so many are sick, hope all are better. Can hardly realize that Aunt Cinda is gone. Alva is nearly through hauling wood. Is hot and dry, sprinkled a little yesterday, but not enough to do any good. Hard on the corn crop. We are well. Hope to see you both soon. Lovingly, Hattie." Postmark date: August 9, 1910; Postcard number: 211260; Message included.
Provider:Valentine & Sons
Printing place:Europe
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Place of origin – Settlement: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:Richmond
Topical subjects:Soldiers' homes
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:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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