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Residence of colonel and staff

Residence of colonel and staff


Residence of colonel and staff


(front) Residence of Colonel and Staff, Fort Des Moines, Ia. (back) No. 580 Publ. by The Iowa Post Card Company, Des Moines, Ia. Made in Germany.
Distant view of the Colonel and Staff residences showing three large houses with blue roofs, one house with a red roof, and a small gazebo.
Correspondence: Hello Rose I have been / looking for that card you were / going to send me but - have failed / to see it - I havnt (sic) been home since you / left - so I dont (sic) know what they are / doing Kate was over yesterday but I / didnt (sic) get to say much to her (ind) went to the aid at Mary (ind 4 words) card soon and perhaps (ind 2 words) / more news your sister (ind) Address: Mrs. P.F.Crowley / in care of Mrs Clara / Rutherford 621 / Orchard Ave / Chariton / Iowa


ca. 1910


The postcards in this collection were printed and posted before 1923. The Des Moines Public Library has determined, to the best of its knowledge, that this postcard and its text is in the public domain.


13.8x9.1 cm




Des Moines Public Library Postcard Collection, Central Library Special Collections
Fort Des Moines,47