February 19, 1916.
Mr. Edwin Markham,
92 Waters Avenue,
West New Brighton,
Staten Island, New York.
My dear Markham:-
I have been working hard trying to get the Christian Socialist Fellowship movement going and have had two or three talks with Dr....
A lone boatman poles his hay-laden canal boat along a quiet, rural section of the D. & H. Canal. Written message: [presumably artist's signature written in lower center portion of front of card] (indiscernible).
Postal service;Postal service employees;Correspondence;War;Sunburns;Machine guns;Cannons;Military life;
Jim describes to his mother the excitement of receiving mail and, as he writes the letter, the postman is standing on a barrel calling out recipients' names. Jim says that he just stepped outside and he can hear the cannon fire and see flashed on...
Four-page letter and envelope dated February 3, 1897, from Daniel McFarland in South Bend, Indiana to Lysander Spooner in Boston, Massachusetts, inquiring about mutual acquaintances and briefly discussing several of Spooner's pamphlets.
Several ships are sailing in a body of water near docks and the shore of a burgeoning town that lies off in the horizon line. Most ships are situated closer to the shore, yet a couple of larger ships with their sterns toward the viewer sail across...