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Accession number 2001.088
Catalog Number 2001.088.0007
Object Name Postcard
Title Lovers' Lane
Year Range from 1908
Year Range to 1909
Photographer Unknown
Studio Bloom Bros., Importers
Place Shakopee/Scott County/Minnesota
Description Black and white postcard showing lovers' lane in Shakopee. The image shows a tree lined dirt road. A wagon is seen in the distance. Printed across the top of the card is "Lovers' Lane/Shakopee, Minn." Maker's information is printed on the backside of the card. It was made in Germany and published by Bloom Bros., Importers in Minneapolis. The card is used and is addressed to Miss. Vera Glendowning in Minneapolis. The message reads "Am sitting on the lawn in the shade of the old oak tree. Danced all night. Have had a good time so far. Write me Just addressed - Shakopee- Lilly." The card has a one cent stamp and was postmarked at Shakopee in July 1909.
Search Terms Postcard
Shakopee
Lovers' Lane
Tree
Wagon
Dance
Dancing