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Guide to the Kentucky Postcards from Nele to John Bovard MSS.2545

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Finding aid prepared by Amanda Haldy

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

September, 2009.

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-03-22T14:29-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Kentucky Postcards from Nele to John Bovard

Unit ID:

MSS.2545

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (4 Postcards)

Dates:

1910 June 13

Abstract:

Three early 20th century postcards depict colorized photographic scenes of Louisville, Kentucky, with images of Union Depot, Wharfboat, and U.S. Life-Saving Station, and the City of Louisville steamboat. A fourth postcard depicts Boone's Ferry on the Kentucky River.

Scope and Contents note

Contains postcards of Louisville, Kentucky, with images of Union Depot, Wharfboat, and U.S. Life-Saving Station, and the City of Louisville steamboat. A fourth postcard depicts Boone's Ferry on the Kentucky River. The postcard of the City of Louisville steamboat was sent by Nele from Louisville, Kentucky, to Mr. John Bovard of New Castle, Kentucky, on June 13th, 1910, with wishes of good luck in his fishing.

Preferred Citation:

Kentucky Postcards from Nele to John Bovard, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Amanda Haldy, 2009.

Biographical/Historical note

Three postcards depict Louisville, Kentucky, scenes, and one shows Boone's Ferry on the Kentucky River. One postcard depicting the City of Louisville steamboat was sent by Nele from Louisville, Kentucky, to Mr. John Bovard of New Castle, Kentucky, on June 13, 1910.

Kentucky Postcards from Nele to John Bovard Box SC0025 Folder 2545.01