Monthly Archives: September 2016

View from Majestic Bldg, Detroit – 1918

View from Majestic Building looking South, Detroit, Mich.  Pub. by United News Co., Detroit, Mich. [dual tower building in the foreground is the Dime Bank Building] Post marked Fort Terry, N.Y. Oct 23, 1918.  Addressed to Mrs. Florence K. Weaver, … Continue reading

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The Stadium, Syracuse — 1918

The Stadium, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.   Published by Wm. Jubb Co., Inc., Syracuse, N.Y.  Made in U.S.A. Post marked Fort Terry, N.Y., Oct 1, 1918.  Addressed to Mrs. Florence [Koontz] Weaver, 1346 West Broad St., Columbus, Ohio, “Fort Terry, … Continue reading

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I’m Waiting for You — 1913

I’m waiting for you in White Star Line  Please Hurry.  Message Pennant. Post marked Detroit, Mich.  May 31, 1913.  Addressed to Miss Flor. [Florence] Koontz, 1346 W. Broad St., Columbus, Ohio. “Detroit, Mich  5/30/13     Friend Florence,  Having a … Continue reading

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S.S. Eastern States – 1911

S.S. “Eastern States” leaving her dock, D&B Line.  1284. Post marked Detroit, Mich. October 22, 1911.  Addressed to Miss Florence Koontz, 1346 W. Broad St., Columbus, Ohio “10-22-11    Friend Florence:  Received your card.  Was glad to hear from you. … Continue reading

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Greetings from Detroit – 1909

Greetings from Detroit [hand lettered in sparkle paint] .   Made in Germany. No post mark.  No address.  Appears to not have been mailed. “Detroit 6/23-’09   Friend:  Will send you a card at last.  Was glad to receive yours. … Continue reading

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Dock Scene, D&B Line, Detroit – 1909

Dock Scene, D & B Line, Detroit, Mich.  No. 232 Published by Distache, Detroit, Mich.  Printed in Germany.   The Steamer Eastern States about to cast from her moorings and leave the Detroit and Buffalo dock for Buffalo.  The trip … Continue reading

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Tahquamenon Falls, Newberry, Mich. – 1931

Tahquamenon Falls, Newberry, Mich.  114713. Post marked McMillan, Mich. Jul 25, 1931.  Addressed to Mrs. Lee G. [Florence Koontz] Weaver, 13975 Steele, Detroit, Mich. “Hate to think of leaving this lovely spot.  Heard you’ve had some hot weather down there. … Continue reading

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Cherries are always ripe in Detroit – 1920s

Cherries are always ripe in DETROIT . Get in the game – it’s great   CO- A.B.R. No post mark. Addressed to Mrs. Lee [Florence Koontz] Weaver, 94 Tireman St., Detroit, Mich. Not mailed. “What do you think of this?” … Continue reading

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I dreamt I was elected President …. 1915

I dreamt I was elected President and shown all over the White House, and asked how I would like things arranged.   Then I took the oath of office.  The people were cheering like mad.  I stepped out on the … Continue reading

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Call Me Up — 1910

Call me up some rainy afternoon.   Copyright, 1910, by C. Hobson.  M-295 No post mark.  No address.  Not mailed. Another of Grandpa’s unused cards, in pristine condition.      

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