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Title: Postcard of CHARLES W. MORGAN and PLATINA whalers

Accession Number: 2009.22.7
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: postcards
Maker:
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Date: before 1926
Materials: paper
Description: Postcard; Postcard of CHARLES W. MORGAN and PLATINA whalers; From the Eduard Stackpole Collection; postcard with a hand-colored, photographic image of both the CHARLES W. MORGAN and PLATINA, docked at a pier in New Bedford, MA. printed on the front; printed at top of front side of postcard "CHARLES W. MORGAN AND PLATINA WHALERS AT PIER, NEW BEDFORD, MA."; back of postcard is divided down the center into two sides; printed running down the center dividing line reads "TICHNOR QUALITY VIEWS"; printed at the top of this center divider in a circle around the letters "TB" reads "MFD BY/ CAMBRIDGE, MASS."; printed along side edge of left half of postcard back reads "PUB. BY THE METZ SPECIALTY CO., NEW BEDFORD, MASS."; printed along the top of the left side of back of postcard reads "THIS SPACE FOR WRITING MESSAGES"; printed along top of right side of postcard back reads "118924/ POST/ CARD/ THIS SPACE FOR ADDRESSES ONLY"; upper right hand corner of postcard back has a place for a stamp, which reads within the square border "PLACE/ STAMP HERE/ DOMESTIC/ ONE CENT/ FOREIGN/ TWO CENTS".

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