This is a color postcard depicting a view from the Narrows around the Hudson River. There is a large body of water with reflections and two large mountains can be seen behind the water. On the water, three sailboats and another vessel are visible in the distance; a small village can be seen on the shore. Behind the mountains, water and sailboats a beautiful cloudy sky is depicted; the sun is either rising or setting.
Postal Data; posted, postmarked (RIVERHEAD, N.Y., JAN 13, 1908, 9 AM; PATCHOGUE?, NY? JAN 13, 1908, 8 AM), stamp; Postcard type; divided back (This Side for Correspondence; This Side for Address Only.); Printing information: card number? (45.-11); Logo (POST CARD) printed next to stylized eagle and flag badge superimposed on laurel branch and arrows; Trademarks: (LPC&N?) printed within an oval; Written Message (Dear Florence, Have patience I expect to answer your letter. Did you get Evelyn's card? Ethel.); Addressee (Miss Florence Downe, Riverhead L.I. o/o Mrs Carrie Tuthill?); Benjamin Franklin one cent stamp.
Digitized by Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, Queens College (CUNY). Front Image Digitization Team: GSLIS 757, Digital Imaging, Spring 2009: Michelle Hausman, Michelle Shukri. Back Image Digitization Team: GSLIS 757, Digital Imaging, Spring 2009: Michelle Hausman, Michelle Shukri
3.5 in. x 5.5 in.
Illustrated Postal Card Co. New York Germany [indicated on back only]
Waterways Post Card Collection of Thomas T. Surprenant: Hudson River