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Flower Show, Horticultural Society of Chicago

1905 / Creator Unknown

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A postcard featuring an illustration of flowers with the text "Flower Show, Coliseum, Nov. 7 to 11." Additional text on the front reads "The Horticultural Society of Chicago, Incorporated, Fourteenth Annual Flower Show." A handwritten note on the front reads "Nov. 9th, Was here this afternoon. It is very fine this year & much larger than ever before. Wish I could have sent you some baskets of the flowers. They were so beautiful. - Tod." The postcard is addressed to Mrs. Henry Clay Barnabee, 16 Roanoke Ave, Jamaica Plains, Boston, Mass. and is postmarked November 11, 1905 from Boston, Massachusetts

~ “Flower Show, Horticultural Society of Chicago,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed July 13, 2024, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/3851.

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Title

Flower Show, Horticultural Society of Chicago

Description

A postcard featuring an illustration of flowers with the text "Flower Show, Coliseum, Nov. 7 to 11." Additional text on the front reads "The Horticultural Society of Chicago, Incorporated, Fourteenth Annual Flower Show." A handwritten note on the front reads "Nov. 9th, Was here this afternoon. It is very fine this year & much larger than ever before. Wish I could have sent you some baskets of the flowers. They were so beautiful. - Tod." The postcard is addressed to Mrs. Henry Clay Barnabee, 16 Roanoke Ave, Jamaica Plains, Boston, Mass. and is postmarked November 11, 1905 from Boston, Massachusetts

Source

Henry Clay Barnabee Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1905

Format

JPG derived from TIF

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-MS: 1995.1.IX.140