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Catalog Number 1987.01.2055
Title Ruins of Fort West Martello
Collection Postcard Collection
Object Name Postcard
Description Postcard depicting the ruins of Fort West Martello near the ocean. The caption reads, ‘Ruins of old Martello Tower Number One, Key West, Florida’. The message on the verso reads, ‘Key West, August 3rd, 1912, How do you feel? We are nearly well now. The heat nearly killed us. Leona goes back to school the next Monday and she is busy. I don’t feel to do anything. Don't come too soon, it is too warm. Send letter soon, Ben. Love from all, G. V. Mouton.’
Date August 3, 1912
Artist Published by W.A. Johnson & Brothers, Key West, Florida.