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Leocadia [Albany, New York, United States]

Recipient

Mother C. Thompson [San Diego, California, United States]

Postmark

1955-05-16

Caption

Albany is the second oldest city in the United States, and since 1797 has been the capitol of the Empire State. It was a strategic center during Colonial Days, and it was here in 1754 that steps were taken by the Colonial Congress to consider a federation of the colonies. It has always been an important trading and transportation center.

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English

Language of Postcard

English

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259 KB

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Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\New York\NY-08B

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Keywords

Hudson River (New York), Business Districts (Albany, New York), Rivers, Bridges

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