Postcard: Poplar Avenue


Object ID#    2009.064.001                

Object Name     Postcard



Black and white photo of Poplar Avenue in the early 1900”s. Another tree-lined road seems to run parallel to it. That seems to be a dirt road.

Printed on the front: “Poplar Ave., Wayne, Pa.” Handwritten on the rear: “Will answer your letter / when I get straightened / out. Haven’t passed all / the obstacles yet -- Tell / Papa I’ll write to him / soon too. Remember me / to all -- don’t forget. John / Hill --- / Miss Dorothy Tapp / Berwyn / Penn. / Chester County” Printed on the side rear: “Publ. by C.W. Bensinger. Books-Stationery and Varieties, / Wayne, Pa. No. 2 Made in Germany.” Card is postmarked “May 4 / 7-30 AM / 1909.”