Postcard of Rutter's Repair Shop

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Title

Postcard of Rutter's Repair Shop

Subject

Automobile repair shops -- Kansas -- Lawrence

Description

Postcard with a black and white photograph of Rutter's Repair Shop on the front. Photograph shows a building with Rutter's Repair Shop signs on two sides, cars are parked in front on the street, several people stand behind the cars. At the bottom of the photograph "Lawrence KS" is written in blue ink. On the back is a note to Miss Pearl Treworgy in Russell, Kansas from C.R. in Lawrence. Postmarked August 17, 1908. Also on the back is information as to where Rutter's Repair Shop was located, 14 East Henry (now 8th Street). Information on when the postcard was acquired is on the back, 5/24/1996.

Creator

C.R.

Source

Fitzpatrick-Postma Collection

Publisher

Publisher unknown

Date

8/17/1908

Contributor

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

Rights

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Format

Still Image

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

4_Windmill_to_RR_Depot(cp_03a)
4_Windmill_to_RR_Depot(cp_03b)

Coverage

Rutter's Repair Shop
14 East 8th Street (Lawrence, Kan.)
8/17/1908
5/24/1996

Abstract

Postcard with a black and white photograph of Rutter's Repair Shop on the front. Note on the back. Information on the photograph and acquisition are is on the back.

Date Modified

8/17/1908

Is Part Of

Album 4: Windmill to RR Depot

Medium

Photograph
Print
Drawing

Provenance

Acquired by Sally Postma on May 24, 1996.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

5 1/2" x 3 7/16"

Files

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https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/24748/archive/files/834108fb0cb235a84a253c02aa03f49c.jpg

Citation

C.R., “Postcard of Rutter's Repair Shop,” Digital Douglas County History, accessed June 28, 2022, https://history.lplks.org/items/show/134.

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