Postcard: Old Eagle School


Object ID#    2009.025.001                

Object Name     Postcard



Black and white photo of the entrance to Old Eagle School. Trees and bushes rather impede the view of the side of the building.

Printed on the front: “Publ. by / C.W. Bensinger / Wayne, Pa. / Old Eagle School, Erected 1758 Strafford,Pa.” Handwritten on the rear: “”Dear Mrs. Fogg, / I often think of you / and wonder if you / have gone away. / I have had a fine / time, and, while I / was in Philadelphia / I was very gay. It / is quiet here but / very lovely. The Sound / lies just beneath us, / and it seems like the / ocean as we look / out., I expect / to go home on the / twenty-second. When / I pray to see you. / Cordially yours EMP / Mrs. Fogg, / Riverbank Court / Cambridge / Mass.” Postmark is Jul 1929.