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Post Cards from Days Gone By


                              USS Leviathan World War I                      

High Street south from Chestnut, Columbus, Ohio
Postmark, Columbus, Ohio July 10, 1911

Main Street, Yorktown, Indiana
Postmark, Yorktown, Indiana, August 28, 1909

Scenic drive through Benson Valley, showing the city of  
Frankfort in the distance.

Daniel Boone Monument overlooking the Kentucky River
at Frankfort.

Old State Capitol, built in 1827.  Finest example of Greek
Revival Architecture in the country.

Kentucky New State Capitol, Frankfort, Kentucky
Postmarked January 6, 1908

State Reception Room, Kentucky's new state Capitol

                           The Governor's Mansion                          

           New State Office Building, Frankfort, Kentucky        

War Mother's Memorial Bridge, crossing Kentucky River
at Capitol Avenue 

            Hills of eastern Kentucky, Postmark 1945  

                            Horses in the Bluegrass                           

                         Kentucky tobacco field                          


                   Man O' War, the wonder horse                         




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