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Sender

Miss Worth and the Eleven Seniors [Arlington, Virginia, United States]

Recipient

Rev. Mother Thompson [Chicago, Illinois, United States]

Postmark

1952-04-21

Caption

The Curtis-Lee Mansion at Arlington, Virginia - was the home of George Washington Parke Curtis, adopted son of Washington; and afterwards was the home of Col. Robert E. Lee, whose wife was Mary Curtis. The Mansion is preserved as it was in the days of Curtis and Lee.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Capitol Souvenir Company, Inc. Washington, 4, D.C., and printed in the United States.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Saturday, Dear Reverend Mother, This is one place we visited this afternoon. We are all having fun and getting sun burned. Miss Worth and the Eleven Seniors

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Virginia–Arlington County–Arlington

Publisher

Capitol Souvenir Company, Inc.

Printer Number

60179

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

C-13

Postcard Collection Number

Virginia-04

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

256 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\VA-04A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Arlington House, the Robert E. Lee Memorial (Virginia), Robert E. Lee (1807-1870), Historic Sites

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