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B.V.L. [Chicago, Illinois, United States]

Recipient

Miss May A. Clarke [San Diego, California, United States]

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The famed Water Tower, on whose site the great Chicago fire of 1871 was stopped, has been preserved as a monument to that terrible disaster.

Language of Message

English

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Many thanks for card. I am glad to hear that you are well. Miss Agatha is well entertained and lively as 40 years ago. It was very [illegible], but fields arrived, [illegible] green, not as last year. I live 5 blocks north of Oakdale, small hotel, nice trees in front of building - 4 min to work, very pleasant. All good wishes to you!! - B.V.L.

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Keywords

Water Tower Gallery (Chicago, Illinois), Water Towers, Historic Sites, Monuments & Memorials, Business Districts (Chicago, Illinois)

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