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Elsie A. Chapman postcards, 1906-1909.
BANC MSS 2019/25
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Title:

Elsie A. Chapman postcards, 1906-1909

Creator/Contributor:

Chapman, Elsie A., 1889-1985, creator, correspondent.

Abstract:

Six picture postcards with scenes from the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire all addressed to a young woman, Elsie A. Chapman, living at 1315 8th Street in Eureka, California. Five of the six depict scenes from the city and 1 depicts two young Chinese girls in traditional clothing. The earliest one is dated June 21,1906 from San Francisco. One is postmarked from Los Angeles. The various correspondents all appear to be relatives of Elsie A. Chapman.

Date:

1906 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Chapman, Elsie A -- 1889-1985 -- Correspondence
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Pictorial works
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 -- Personal narratives

Note:

Elsie A. Chapman correspondence, 1906-1909, BANC MSS 2019/25, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase from Agatherin'; 2011.
Elsie Easley (neƩ Chapman, January 16, 1889-March 28, 1985) lived with her parents in Eureka, California before marrying William S. Easely. She later became a nurse.
In English.

Type:

Postcards.

Physical Description:

print
6

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2019/25

Origin:

California