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New England Postcard albums

Description

Two postcard albums of approximately 800 scenic and architectural views throughout New England, 1910-1915. Compiled by D. M. Wheeler.

Volume A has scenic and architectural views of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Postcards are black and white with some colored. Mounting pages are deteriorating, but postcards are in excellent shape. Lots of town, city, country, ocean and mountain views. Major cities of each state are included as well as small towns and mountain vistas.

Volume B has approximately 420 postcards with scenic and architectural views of Massachusetts including beach, mountains, industrial, city and country views, architectural scenes of schools and colleges, hotels, business and municipal buildings as well as some residential. Mounting pages and cards are in reasonable shape although last few pages of book have deterioration from dampness.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1910-1915
Physical Description
2 photograph albums; 13 1/2 x 9 5/16; 14 1/4 x 9 5/8 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 141
GUSN
193761
Reference Code
PC009.141

Record details

Originator
Wheeler , D. M. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont
beaches
boats
cemeteries
historic buildings
hotels (public accommodations)
landscapes (representations)
lighthouses
monuments
mountains
municipal buildings
schools (buildings)
Material Type
photograph albums
postcard albums
postcards
Places
Maine (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Vermont (United States)
Rhode Island (United States)
Connecticut (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Location Note
photo album 141 a & b

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