• Created Date
  • ca. 1905
  • Description
  • Four one penny color postcards with cartoon style art each with a segment about a couple falling in love, that when assembled shows progress resulting in marriage. Card 1: "The Start" shows two people holding hands near the river and a sign on the grass that reads "Keep off the grass, Watch Tacoma grow"; Card 2: "The first lap" shows two people hugging near the riverside and the Point Defiance pavilion which is flying a flag that says "Watch T... more
    Four one penny color postcards with cartoon style art each with a segment about a couple falling in love, that when assembled shows progress resulting in marriage. Card 1: "The Start" shows two people holding hands near the river and a sign on the grass that reads "Keep off the grass, Watch Tacoma grow"; Card 2: "The first lap" shows two people hugging near the riverside and the Point Defiance pavilion which is flying a flag that says "Watch Tacoma grow"; Card 3: "On the home stretch" shows the couple leaving the church in a carriage and the church is identified as St. Peter's Church in Tacoma; Card 4: "The Finish" shows the couple buying a rug with a sign which reads "Rhodes Brothers Watch Tacoma grow".PH Coll 1127.5-8. less
  • Format
  • Postcard
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    Scanned from a postcard print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2012