Postcard: “A Beauty Spot of Wayne”

Categories: Misc.
Tagged Buildings:


Identified as the property at 669 King of Prussia Road.

2018 photo by Phil Graham

Object ID#    2009.027.001                

Object Name     Postcard



Black and white photo of what may be a park in Wayne, PA. There is a small stone bridge in the foreground. A pond can be seen, as well as a fenced-in area, trees, and a pile of leaves.

Printed on the front: “A beauty spot of / Wayne, PA. ‘ C.W. Bensinger” Handwritten on the front: “Dear / Mary, / We are / enjoying / ourselves / very much / here in / Wayne. / I suppose / you have / been en- / joying / your new / croquet / set. / Good-bye. / Your friend / Marian Ware.” Handwritten on the rear: Miss Mary H. Kirby, / Harrisonville, / New Jersey.” Postmark reads: “Wayne / Aug 2 / 2 PM / 1906.”