Postcard of Louisiana Street

Dublin Core

Title

Postcard of Louisiana Street

Subject

Streets -- Kansas -- Lawrence

Description

Postcard with a sepia photograph of Louisiana Street on the front. Photograph is looking down the street and focuses more on the houses on the right side, an "x" is written in pen above a building in the background. At the bottom of the photograph "Louisiana Street. Lawrence, Kas." is printed in brown ink. On the bottom of the left side "Lawrence Post Card Novelty Co." is printed in white ink. On the back is a note to Miss Margaret Jellison in Wilson, Kansas from Arthur Jellison at 1537 Tennessee Street, Lawrence, Kansas. Note states that the building marked with the "x" on the front is where Marion has most of her classes at the University of Kansas. No postmark or stamps.

Creator

Jellison, Arthur

Source

Fitzpatrick-Postma Collection

Publisher

Lawrence Post Card & Novelty Co., publisher

Date

No date recorded

Contributor

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

Rights

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Format

Still Image

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

5_Windmill_to_Motels(cp_68a)
5_Windmill_to_Motels(cp_68b)

Coverage

Louisiana Street (Lawrence, Kans.)
Acquisition date unknown

Abstract

Postcard with a sepia photograph of Louisiana Street on the front. Manufacturing information on the front. Note written on the back.

Is Part Of

Album 5: Windmill to Motels

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/4da43d2a1f9f8ac1f9c06853dc84cff3.jpg
https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/24748/archive/files/45c9e8c3c81b9b9fa06f9bc754556d37.jpg

Citation

Jellison, Arthur, “Postcard of Louisiana Street,” Digital Douglas County History, accessed May 26, 2022, https://history.lplks.org/items/show/721.

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