Postcard of the Kaw

Dublin Core

Title

Postcard of the Kaw

Subject

Kansas River (Kan.)

Description

Postcard with a colored image of a scene on the Kaw on the front. Image features two small boats in the river with a bank along the right side and bends into the background. At the bottom left side of the image "On the Kaw near Lawrence" is printed in purple and "No. 4338" is printed in pink below the purple text. On the back is a note to Miss Selma E. Manson in Stark, Kansas from her sister Mable in Lawrence, Kansas. Note is telling Selma who will pick her up from the train depot when she comes to visit. Postmarked May 15, 1909.

Creator

Unknown, Mable

Source

Fitzpatrick-Postma Collection

Publisher

Unknown

Date

5/15/1909

Contributor

Fitzpatrick, Charline
Postma, Sally
Carttar, Rosalea
Carttar, Peter

Rights

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Format

Still Image

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

6_Motels_to_River_Ice(cp_131a)
6_Motels_to_River_Ice(cp_131b)

Coverage

Kansas River
Lawrence, Kan.
5/15/1909
Acquisition date unknown

Abstract

Postcard with a colored image of a scene on the Kaw on the front. Note written on the back.

Date Modified

5/15/1909

Is Part Of

Album 6: Motels to River Ice

Medium

Photograph
Print
Drawing

Provenance

Acquired by Charline Fitzpatrick or Sally Postma.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

5 1/2" x 3 1/2"

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/24748/archive/files/89001a129c07c33d321a4433fd3b8a31.jpg
https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/24748/archive/files/b896d28d57c8149fc3a88604dcba4b26.jpg

Citation

Unknown, Mable, “Postcard of the Kaw,” Digital Douglas County History, accessed September 24, 2020, http://history.lplks.org/items/show/310.

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