W. C. Porter Drug Store

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Back of postcard reads: "Greensboro, N. C. W. C. Porter Drug Store is partially reconstructed in the O. Henry section of Greesboro Historical Museum. Wm. Sidney Porter (better known as O. Henry) was born in Greensboro, and worked in the store as a boy. This is the largest collection of O. Henryana in America."

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2 p. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: O. Henry Project and was provided by Austin History Center, Austin Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 92 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Back of postcard reads: "Greensboro, N. C. W. C. Porter Drug Store is partially reconstructed in the O. Henry section of Greesboro Historical Museum. Wm. Sidney Porter (better known as O. Henry) was born in Greensboro, and worked in the store as a boy. This is the largest collection of O. Henryana in America."

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2 p. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day.

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  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Aug. 22, 2017, 3:46 p.m.

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Hutchins Post Cards. W. C. Porter Drug Store, postcard, Date Unknown; Greensboro, N.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139320/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.