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Sender

Bee [New Orleans, Louisiana, United States]

Recipient

Miss Ann Murphy [New York City, New York, United States]

Postmark

1948-08-04

Caption

Madame John's Legacy, 623 Dumaine Street, is the oldest building in the Mississippi Valley immortalized by Washington Cable's Creole stories. Captain Jean Pascal, first owner, came to New Orleans in 1726; lived here until slain in the Indian massacre of 1729.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Louisiana News Company in New Orleans, Louisiana and printed in the United States by E. C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Greetings from the South (not of Ireland). Erin Go Bragh, you all! Bee

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Louisiana–Orleans Parish–New Orleans

Publisher

Louisiana News Company

Printer

E. C. Kropp Company

Printer Number

16882

Printing Process

Color lithograph

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

3

Postcard Collection Number

Louisiana-13

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

279 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\LA-13A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

New Orleans (Louisiana), French Quarter (New Orleans, Louisiana), Vieux Carre (New Orleans, Lousiana), Buildings

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