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Aerial view of Herrington Manor, Swallow Falls State Forest, Oakland, Maryland, circa 1951-1964

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Summary:Aerial view of Herrington Manor, Swallow Falls State Forest, Oakland, Maryland, circa 1951-1964. Caption reads: "An aerial view of Herrington Manor, Swallow Falls State Forest, near Oakland, Maryland, one of Garrett County's 8 state forest and recreation areas, 53 acre lake, sandy beach, shady picnic area, stone bathhouse and refreshment center, swimming, boating, fishing. For brochure, write: Promotion Council, Oakland, Maryland." Message reads: "Thanks for leaving the lake here for us. Drove over to Swallow Falls Sunday & visited your camp site. The people there didn't kook familiar to us so we didn't stay to chat. Love, Thelma & Bob." Postmark date: 1964; Postcard number: 71926-B; Message included.
Provider:Ruthvan W. Morrow, Jr.
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:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Oakland
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Oakland
Topical subjects:Parks
Herrington Manor State Park (Md.)
State parks & reserves
Aerial views
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library 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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