Picture JS073

Picture JS073B

Description: Trinity College Library "is the gift of Mr. James B. Duke of New York." Dedicated in 1903, it is considered Duke's first major benefaction to the college.

Postmark place and date: Durham 2:30 P Sep 4 -90- ; Raleigh Sep 4 19-

Addressee: Miss Ethel Shaffer; Raleigh, N.C.

Handwritten text on front of card: Do you remember a bright day in Feb. and a visit to this library?

Handwritten text on back of card: Miss Ethel Shaffer; Raleigh, N.C.

Printed text: The Trinity College Library is the gift of Mr. James B. Duke of New York. It is a handsome, well-appointed structure, and has a capacity of more than 100,000 volumes. The interior is finished in quartered oak, and the furniture corresponds with it in quality and style. Raphael Tuck & Sons, "RaphoType" (Regd) Postcard 5085, "Durham, N.C." Art Publishers to Their Majesties the King and Queen. Printed in Holland.

Filename: JS073 - JS073b


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