Item Details

University of Virginia, Monticello, and Charlottesville Area Postcards [manuscript] Ca. 1900-1920.

C Venable Minor Endowment Fund
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Virginia postcards collection.
Summary
The postcards depict Old Cabell Hall, the Lawn, the East Range, the Chapel, the Rotunda, the serpentine walls, Lambeth field (and football games), and the Jefferson statue at the University of Virginia; Charlottesville, Va., scenes including the Colonial Inn, Jefferson Park Hotel, Christian Church, Albemarle County court house, New Hotel Gleason, Charlottesville Silk Mill, and "Euclid" tailor parlors; surrounding area scenes including Monticello, Main Street in Orange, Virginia, Rose Cliff Orchard in Waynesboro, Virginia, the Swannanoa country club, and the Farmington estate.
Some of the postcards include writing with recipients mainly residing in Virginia, New York, and other states. One was sent to Weisbaden, Germany.
Includes cards without scenic pictures that depict birds or flowers to send good wishes. Also, cards announcing the opening of the Spring Millinery at A. M. Posey in 1907.
Description
58 items.
Cite as
University of Virginia, Monticello, and Charlottesville area postcards, ca. 1900-1920, Accession #11425-bz in the Virginia Postcards Collection, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Forms part of the Virginia Postcards Collection
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: C. Venable Minor Endowment Fund, 2014/2015.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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    a| The postcards depict Old Cabell Hall, the Lawn, the East Range, the Chapel, the Rotunda, the serpentine walls, Lambeth field (and football games), and the Jefferson statue at the University of Virginia; Charlottesville, Va., scenes including the Colonial Inn, Jefferson Park Hotel, Christian Church, Albemarle County court house, New Hotel Gleason, Charlottesville Silk Mill, and "Euclid" tailor parlors; surrounding area scenes including Monticello, Main Street in Orange, Virginia, Rose Cliff Orchard in Waynesboro, Virginia, the Swannanoa country club, and the Farmington estate.
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    a| Some of the postcards include writing with recipients mainly residing in Virginia, New York, and other states. One was sent to Weisbaden, Germany.
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    a| Includes cards without scenic pictures that depict birds or flowers to send good wishes. Also, cards announcing the opening of the Spring Millinery at A. M. Posey in 1907.
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    a| University of Virginia, Monticello, and Charlottesville area postcards, ca. 1900-1920, Accession #11425-bz in the Virginia Postcards Collection, Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| University of Virginia Rotunda (Charlottesville, Va.) v| Pictorial works.
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    a| University of Virginia v| Pictorial works.
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    a| University of Virginia. b| Lambeth Field v| Pictorial works.
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    a| Farmington (Albemarle County, Va. : Estate) v| Pictorial works.
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    a| Swannanoa Palace (Dwelling : Afton (Nelson County, Va.)) v| Pictorial works.
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    a| Albemarle County Courthouse (Charlottesville, Va.) v| Pictorial works.
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    a| Charlottesville Christian Church (Charlottesville, Va.) v| Pictorial works.
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    a| University of Virginia. b| Serpentine walls v| Pictorial works.
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    a| University of Virginia. b| Chapel v| Pictorial works.
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    a| University of Virginia Lawn (Charlottesville, Va.) v| Pictorial works.
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    a| Orange (Va.) v| Pictorial works.
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