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Dee Burris Blakley ([personal profile] dee_burris) wrote2011-09-17 07:56 am
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Sepia Saturday: Postcard to Mom, 1910

I can only imagine it was great-grandma Maxie's idea to take photos of the Williams' family home in Russellville, and turn them into postcards.

So, in 1910, son Paul used one to write Mama from Little Rock:

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Am leaving for H S (Hot Springs) in about an hour. Got here about 11.30. Stayed at Torrey House. Paul.


This is a Sepia Saturday post.

(Anonymous) 2011-09-18 10:27 pm (UTC)(link)
Although I can't say it with certainty, I suspect that the photographers who mproduced these cards would go from house to house, touting for business.

Regards, Brett