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Accession Number 1996.002
Catalog Number 1996.002.034
Object Name Postcard
Description This postcard is postmarked September 3, 1914. The front of the postcard features an image of the Ohio Statehouse and the McKinley monument. The caption on the front reads: "State Capitol and McKinley Memorial, / Columbus, Ohio."
The back of the postcard is addressed to: "Mr and Mrs C.F. Gilever / Washington O.H. / Ohio / #7."
On the left a message is written: "Hello Dad & you, / were only tired and dirty / but having a good time. / Will see you in near future. Wilbur and / Artie. / Saw the Kid this morning."
Date September 3, 1914
Dimensions H-3.5 W-5.5 inches
Material Paper/Ink
Provenance This postcard was found in the collection of the Ohio Statehouse Museum Education Center.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Search Terms McKinley Monument
Ohio Statehouse
Subjects Mail