Picture JS027

Picture JS027B

Description: The main post office on the corner of Main and Corcoran streets. The Trust Building is to the left and the Municipal Building is in the back. In 1909, meetings of Durham's city government were held on the second floor (above the sights, smells, and sounds of a very active city market).

Postmark place and date: Durham Oct 27 1909

Addressee: Miss Annie B. Alston; Shoeco, Franklin Co.; N.C.

Handwritten text on front of card: I hope to get some mail from you thro this building.

Handwritten text on back of card: I got your postal and have been intending to write to you for a long time. Hope you are all well, with much love, Margaret

Printed text: 7- Litho-Chrome No. C1710 Published by the American News Company, New York. Leipzig-Berlin

Filename: JS027 - JS027b

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