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Dates:
circa 1887-1947
Size:
200 Postcards (black and white, color ;)
Collection ID:
AAG.PTC
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Historic Gardens Postcard Collection includes 200 postcards of historic views of various public gardens, parks, monuments, and buildings throughout the United States and some foreign countries, including Canada, France and Cuba. Some private gardens and estates and many Washington, D.C. attractions are also represented. Roughly half of the postcards were mailed; the remaining postcards were not written on or posted. Areas represented include Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia. Foreign views show gardens in Havana, Paris, and Canada. About a dozen cards feature various views of Smithsonian Institution museums along the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (5" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

15th St. and Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, showing Treasury Building and street with people, horses and wagons, and automobiles. Mrs. Marion L. Polli believes the figures shown at lower left include her parents, John Marion Bishop (with suitcase) and Olive Mae Bond, on their honeymoon, spring 1919 (telephone conversation and subsequent lette...

High-angle view of State Dept., with trolleys, automobiles, and pedestrians carrying umbrellas in the street.

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
1908
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (5" x 8")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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