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What is Si trying to get away from?

Dublin Core

Title

What is Si trying to get away from?

Subject

Description

Flat-iron card depicting an old man jumping into pond, running away from jackass/donkey. The man is wearing red pants, brown shoes, black vest and white shirt with red polka dots. He has only two hairs on his head. He is wearing glasses and has a white beard. The water is on the bottom right of the post card. The rest of the card is covered in green grass and blue sky. There is also a wooden fence in the background. Only his finger tips are in the water, which is starting to ripple.

Source

USA

Date

08/16/1906

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

PC-DS 10

Coverage

Boston, MA, USA

Postcard Item Type Metadata

Card Title

What is Si trying to get away from?

Material

Orientation

Classification

Genre

Writing on Card (Yes or No)?

Special

Coloring

Type of image

Printed Text (Front)

Heat up this Post Card with Hot Flat-Iron, gas jet or match (Don't burn it).
Copyright 1906, by American Journal Examiner
What is Si trying to get away from?

User-Added Text (Front)

[illegible]

Back Format

Printed Text (Back)

Post-Card
Postage: 1c. for United States and Canada ; 2c. for abroad.
Compliments of Boston Sunday American
This side exclusively for the address
M

User-Added Text (Back)

7.00

iss Signe Gibson
[Cariobou] Maine
R.F.D. No 4

Stamp (Yes or No)?

Postmarked Yes or No

Postmark Location

ME

Postmark Date

1906-08-16

Card Addressed (Yes or No)?

Address

Miss Signe Gibson
[Caribou] Maine
R.F.D. No 4

Archivist's Comment

Added the subject "Donkey" and added to the card descriptions, organized the subjects into their own sections, capitalized words, changed identifier number. - MW 5/23/13

Changed Type of Card, edited User-Added Text on Back, fixed address, added to map. KL 11/26/13

Added description of old man and background. Removed "animal" and "donkey" from subject. Add month and day to date in dublin core. MKK 01/30/14

Removed the term "unknown" from some fields of input. AME 11/23/16

Collection

Citation

American Journal Examiner, “What is Si trying to get away from?,” FSU Card Archive, accessed August 14, 2018, http://fsucardarchive.org/items/show/10.

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