Title:
Bird's Eye View
Town:
Barton
County:
Orleans
State:
Vermont
Date:
1898 - 1906
Description:
Handcolored postcard is a a view of the valley with homes and open fields. All the houses have been given red roofs which is most likely an error. The hills in the distance are partially forested. Title on card reads, "Bird's Eye View of Barton, Vt., made in Germany, 13974." Card reads, "Dear Ethel, I have been looking for a letter for along time. I hope you are well. We have had a lovely winter but it is pretty cold now. Have a sore hand, got kicked by a horse Saturday morning. Edna runs all around. Love, Alice." Sent from South Albany, Vermont, on March 5, 1906.
Filename:
LS03727_000.jpg
Size:
1610 x 1034 pixels; 885961 bytes
Original Filename:
Bird
Keywords:
Human Constructs; Buildings; Cities and towns; Culture; Dwellings; Geology; Human Constructs; Landforms; Landscapes; Nature; Pastures
Source:
Ted Alexander Postcard Collection, Old Stone House Museum
Submitted By:
Jehanna Howe
Submitted On:
2004-06-16
Original Media:
Postcard
Relative Dating Rationale:
Postcard sent in 1906. Postcard style dates no earlier than 1898.
Times viewed:
2913
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