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Sender

G.C. RSCJ & S. de L [Mt. Vernon, Virginia, United States]

Recipient

Miss Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1949-05-18

Caption

George Washington's Tomb, Mt. Vernon, VA

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by The Washington News Company and printed in the United States by Colorpicture Publications, Boston, Massachusetts.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

On the train - Washington to N.Y. to meet RMJ we saw en route to station many things. I'll tell you in the seclusion of a sealed envelope our Cook's letter. General [illegible] wife connected it - and it was something [illegible] dear one. - So many times during out journey we spoke of you and your dear sister and I am very [illegible]. S de L

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Virginia–Fairfax County

Publisher

The Washington News Company

Printer

Colorpicture

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

149

Postcard Collection Number

Virginia-01

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

418 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\VA-01A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Mount Vernon (Virginia), Tombs & Sepulchral Monuments, Monuments & Memorials, George Washington (1732-1799)

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