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Catalog Number 2015.069.053
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content One postcard with the addressee's name shown in handwritten blue ink on the front, "Miss Madge C. Maybury, Detroit, Michigan, 24th Street one block south of Baker, % Capt. Geo. Burtchell." The message on the verso was handwritten in blue ink by Henry Maybury to his daughter, Madge [Margaret]. It reads "Tampa, 3-16-'87; Dear Madge, We recd. your letter and would answer only for the reason that we would be in D [Detroit] shortly after this postal. We will be in D April 1st or perhaps before, will telegraph Harry from Cincinnati. The weather is cool & delightful and all are well. We feel sorry that business compels us to return so soon. We will stay and bring you some change blossoms & roses. Hope you and brother are well, all are anxious to see you & him. Don't write any more after receiving this. Love to all, Pa."
Date 1887
People Maybury, Henry
Maybury, Margaret C.
Extent of Description 3" x 5"
Collection Biographical