[Bear Pit, Riverview Park, Omaha, Neb.]

Description:

Color postcard with an image of bears in cages at the Riverview Park located in Omaha, Nebraska. Below the image is the text, "Bear Pit, Riverview Park, Omaha, Neb." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "1 of 5/07 We have had 2 weeks of street fair and carnival which is closing to-night. We are going to theater to-night. F.N. Ethel." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5, Okla City, Okla. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Oct 6, 1907.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Nebraska
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 143
Past 30 days: 9
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: A.C. Bosselman & Co.
Place of Publication: New York
Date(s):
  • Digitized: February 4, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Nebraska
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
c. 1907  
Description:

Color postcard with an image of bears in cages at the Riverview Park located in Omaha, Nebraska. Below the image is the text, "Bear Pit, Riverview Park, Omaha, Neb." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "1 of 5/07 We have had 2 weeks of street fair and carnival which is closing to-night. We are going to theater to-night. F.N. Ethel." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5, Okla City, Okla. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Oct 6, 1907.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : col. ; 3.5 x 5.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Riverview Park | postcards | bears
Partner:
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 061
  • OTHER: 6559
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35654
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public