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Official Souvenir World's Fair - St. Louis

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Title

Official Souvenir World's Fair - St. Louis

Description

Hold to light illustration of St. Louis World's Fair Administration Building, fountain, and crowds gathering. Holding to light reveals depiction of night-time scene.

The building has a castle-like appearance with four flags on the top. A moon is visible in the sky.

Source

United States

Date

1904

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

PC-DS 08

Coverage

St. Louis, MO, USA

Postcard Item Type Metadata

Card Title

Official Souvenir World's Fair - St. Louis

Material

Orientation

Classification

Genre

Writing on Card (Yes or No)?

Special

Coloring

Type of image

Printed Text (Front)

HOLD CARD TO LIGHT
Official Souvenir
World's Fair
St. Louis 1904

Admin[-]
Bui[-]

Back Format

Printed Text (Back)

Post Card
(Postal Card - Carte Postale)
This side for the address.

User-Added Text (Back)

5.00

Mrs. Frank [Prenzali]
404 N. 41st St
Phila Pa

Stamp (Yes or No)?

Price of Stamp

1

Postmarked Yes or No

Postmark Location

Chicago

Postmark Date

1904-10-26

Card Addressed (Yes or No)?

Address

Mrs. Frank [Prenzali]
404 N. 41st St
Phila Pa

Archivist's Comment

Edited the number, capitalized the subject words and fixed it so they are their own subject links. - MW 5/23/13

Added subject and second paragraph of description, changed Type of Card to Postcard, altered map location. Added "5.00" to user-added text on back. KL 11/26/13

MDP 6/6/17 Removed improper subject

Collection

Citation

Sole World's Fair Stationers, “Official Souvenir World's Fair - St. Louis ,” FSU Card Archive, accessed January 19, 2018, http://fsucardarchive.org/items/show/8.

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