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Catalog Number 1987.01.0271
Title El Malecon and El Morro, Havana, Cuba
Collection Postcard Collection
Object Name Postcard
Description Postcard depicting crowds near a bandstand, the ocean, and a fort in the background. The caption reads, ‘El Malecon and El Morro, Havana, Cuba.’ The message on the front reads, ‘Dear Carrie: I wrote you a short letter yesterday. I tried to get you some new Key West views, but you have about all the kinds that we have here. The different stores are expecting some soon, so will send you some when they come. We are all well at present and hope you are all the same. I saw Marie Louise and Angela yesterday. Marie says she received a letter from you and will answer. Susie has just come, she has gone home now. All join me in love to you all. Lill. Write soon. Mary sends kisses to Aunt Carrie.' The card is addressed to Mrs. John W. Hattrick, 2012 Latona Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Southwest Station, and is postmarked Key West, August 22, 1906 and Philadelphia, August 26, 1906.
Date August 22, 1906
Artist Copyright 1904 by Detroit Photographic Company.