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Catalog Number 0000.01.0020
Title Washday on the U.S.S. MAINE
Collection Postcard Collection
Object Name Postcard
Description Postcard depicting a ship with clothing drying on its lines. The caption reads, ‘Washday on the Maine.’ The message on the verso reads, ‘New York, November 2, 1911, Dear Lillian, I will work today on the ___. I got a few sheets of music and will send them. I have not had much time to write as I am not straightened out. Will write this evening. It was a fine day and wish you were here. I will be in the city in a few days I think. Best wishes. Yours, truly, G. ___’. The card is addressed to Miss Lillian E. Small, Millbridge, Maine, and is postmarked Grand Central Station, November 2, 1911.
Date November 2, 1911
Artist Copyright by E. Muller 1898. The Rotograph Company, New York City.