Picture JS047

Picture JS047B

Description: Stanford L. Warren Library, Fayetteville Street. Built in 1940 on land donated by Dr. Warren. A state historical marker now stands out front honoring Blind Boy Fuller, Rev. Gary Davis, and other blues musicians who played guitar, harmonica, and washboard on nearby streets, at house parties, and tobacco warehouse auctions.

Postmark place and date: Durham Jan 1 1953

Addressee: Mrs. Rosie Schrek; # 1141 Christmas Dr.; Reading, Pa.

Handwritten text on front of card: none

Handwritten text on back of card: Dear Rosie Arrived here last Wednesday, this is really a beautiful place. Have enjoyed every minute Yours Irene

Printed text: Stanford L. Warren Public Library, built in 1940, has a capacity of 25,000 volumes. Bookmobile service is maintained through the entire county. The grounds were donated by Dr. Stanford L. Warren. North Carolina News Company, Durham, N.C. Genuine Curteich-Chicago "Art-Colortone" Post Card (Reg. U.S. Pat. Off.)

Filename: JS047 - JS047b

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