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Sender

Ivary [Washington, District of Columbia, United States]

Recipient

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

Postmark

1937-10-15

Caption

The Folger Shakespeare Library - The Folger Shakespeare Library was bequeathed to the Trustees of Amherst College by Henry Clay Folger of the Amherst Class of 1879, and has a $10,000,000 endowment fund. The white marble building is a treasure house; within the protecting walls is the "finest collection of Shakespeariana the world has known,: including more the 70,000 volumes, as well as pictures and other relics.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by B.S. Reynolds Company, 918 D Street, Northwest, Washington, D.C. and printed in the United States by Metrocraft, Everett, Massachusetts.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Dear May – Have seen so much in case I can remember only a wee portion of it. Today attended supreme court “nice old men” in their new 10,000,000 home – affect. Ivary

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–District of Columbia–Washington

Publisher

B.S. Reynolds Company

Printer

Metrocraft

Printer Number

39686

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

M523

Postcard Collection Number

WashingtonDC-06

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

235 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\DC-06A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Folger Shakespeare Library (Washington, DC), Libraries, Historic Sites

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