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Title: "Reichpostdampfer "Pretoria"

Accession Number: 1999.175.556
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcard
Maker:
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1903-11-24
Materials: heavy card
Description: Color photolithographic postcard; port view of German steamship PRETORIA underway; printed below "Reichspostdampfer "Pretoria" [Realm mail steamer]; handwritten on front "Is your cold any better?/ November 24th 1903"; addressed to "Mr. C. E. Schlachter/ 503 Manhattan Ave./ N. Y. C"; stamped and postmarked "NEW YORK, N. Y. STA. J/ NOV 24/ 1-PM/ 1903"; card has been cut.

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