Category Archives: Koontz

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag, Großmutter

Well, actually, 3 times great grandmother.   Today, 232 years ago (1786) in Pleidelsheim, Württemberg, Christiana Regina Bauer was born.  She married Alexander Gärtner on 24 November 1813, in Kleiningersheim.  With the great assistance of the LDS church I have found … Continue reading

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Best Wishes – 1919

Best wishes for the very merriest Christmas.  Gibson Lines.  64138.  Published by the Gibson Art Company, Cincinnati Post marked Washington, D.C.  Dec. 23, 1919.  Addressed to Mrs. Lee [Florence Koontz] Weaver, 92 Tireman Ave, Detroit, Mich. “Best wishes for a … Continue reading

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Birthday Greetings

Birthday Greetings.  O let me be the first to say: I wish thee joy on thy birthday; may only good things come thy way.   B-198.  Made in U.S.A. No post mark [not mailed].  No addressee [message covers both sides … Continue reading

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A Birthday Greeting – 1918

A birthday greeting.  I send this little bird of blue across the miles to say: I wish you wealth, I wish you health and happiness alway.  7262.  Gibson Lines. Published by the Gibson Art Company – Cincinnati.  Post marked Columbus, … Continue reading

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May Your Birthday … – 1918

May your birthday be as happy as a bluebird’s song in spring.  2262.  Gibson Lines.  Published by the Gibson Art Company, Cincinnati. Post marked Columbus, Ohio.  May 16, 1918, 11:30 PM.  Addressed to Mr. L. G. [Lee G.] Weaver, 92 … Continue reading

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Just to wish you … – 1918

Just to wish you the happiest birthday in the world — that’s all!    Gibson Lines.  61037.  Produced by the Gibson Art Company – Cincinnati Post marked Columbus, Ohio. May 15, 1918, 11:30 PM, Addressed to Mrs. Lee G. [Florence … Continue reading

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A Joyous Eastertide – 1919

A Joyous Eastertide.  Stecher Litho, Rochester, N.Y.  Series 507A.  Made in U.S.A. Post marked Columbus, Ohio.  Apr 16, 1919.  Addressed to Mrs. Lee G. [Florence Koontz] Weaver, 92 Tireman Av. Detroit, Mich. “Dear Florence,  This is some Easter weather.  Hope … Continue reading

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