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[Postcard of American Camp Kitchen in France]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a group of men gathered under a small tent covering, using wooden crates and metal cans to prepare food. French text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the men as part of an American Camp in France. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard from Leslie to Mrs. L. A. Boone.
Date: 1918
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of American National Bank in Asheville, NC]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of the corner of a six-story, brown brick building with dozens of windows along each floor. The building sit on the corner of an intersection between two streets, the left of which has a topless automobile parked along it. A man stands on the street corner across the street on the right of the building, and a sign on the corner of the brown building advertises an insurance agency. Printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the building as the First American Bank in Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Asheville Club and Board of Trade]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a grey, three-story building with a balcony along the front of the second floor, at the corner of a street with a trolley track (running parallel to the front of the building) and a street that gradually slopes downhill (on the right side of the building). A black automobile is parked in front of the building and three men in white jackets stand on the second-floor balcony. Printed text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the building as home to the Asheville Club and the Asheville Board of Trade in Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings and a brief paragraph of text on the building.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Auditorium in Asheville, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a two-story red brick building with a large front entrance below a semicircular window bearing the word "Auditorium." Several large signs with advertisements have been propped up against the outside of the building, and there is a side entrance on the left connected to the sidewalk that runs in front of the building. A street runs in front of the building, while a small wooded area surrounds it on the back side. Printed text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the building as an auditorium in Asheville, North Carolina. Printed text on the back of the postcard briefly provides information about the building.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Biltmore Estate Entrance, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a large red brick and white stone arched entrance leading to a large pathway bordered by manicured trees. Flowering bushes are growing in front of the archway, which has four windows. Printed text at the bottom of the postcard indicate the entrance is to the Biltmore Estate in North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Biltmore House in North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a large, cream-colored castle with spires, nestled against a hillside, surrounded by trees. Two long bodies of water, separated by trees lay further down the hill. Printed text at the top left of the postcard identifies the castle as Biltmore House in North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Black Mountain in Montreat, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a forest-covered mountain range, seen through tall, green trees. Text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the area as Black Mountain in Montreat, North Carolina. There is printed text about the mountain on the other side of the postcard, as well as handwritten text from Mary to Mr. Frank Hallock in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Boating on the Lake in Montreat, NC]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a small lake with a wood bridge over it, across which a large crowd of people in light-colored clothing walking across it. There is a large, tree-covered sloping hill to the right and people sit in two boats floating on the lake. Printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the area as Montreat, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Chapel St. Nazaire]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a large stone chapel with a circular window above, an arched wooden double-door entrance, and a facade with a statue at the top. French text on the postcard identifies the building as a chapel in Saint-Nazaire, France. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard from Leslie to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 1918
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Children in Breton Costumes]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of four children, two older girls and two smaller children sitting and standing between the girls. The children are wearing dark dresses, light-colored aprons, and light-colored caps. French text at the bottom of the postcard identifies their clothes as Breton costumes. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard from Leslie to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 1918
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Church in Saint-Malo-de-Guersac]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a tall stone church with a clock in the middle of its main tower and a spire at the top. French text at the top of the postcard locates the church in Saint-Malo-de-Guersac. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard, addressed to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 1918
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of City Hall and Fire Department in Asheville]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a large, three-story, red and grey stone building with several chimneys and a turret. The building has several arched entrances on the ground floor of the building, in front of which are red fire engine trucks with groups of men in dark clothing sitting and standing on or around the trucks. Printed text at the top of the illustration identifies the building as the city hall and fire department of Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard has a paragraph of text on the building. as well as postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Craggy Mountains near Asheville, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a man in a Stetson hat, holding a large camera and standing on a craggy rock at the top of a mountain. A brown horse with brown bags on its back is standing just behind the man, on the left. Other tree-covered mountains are visible in the background. Printed text at the top of the illustration identify the area as Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Elk's Club in Asheville, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a four-story, red brick building with a wrap-around balcony on the left side of the second floor and large, floor-to-ceiling windows on the left side of the first floor. The building has been built on the corner of an intersection of two streets, one of which (on the right) travels down a gradual slope. An elk-head has been mounted to the top of the left side of the building and an American flag flies above it. Printed text in the top right corner of the postcard identifies the building as home to the Elk's Club of Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of First Presbyterian Church in Asheville, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a red church building with a tall spire at the front and a double-door front entrance. The church has a small lawn on the left and a semicircular drive around a half-circle lawn. Printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the church as a First Presbyterian Church in Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Generals Pershing and Peltier]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a large group of men in uniform and one man in a dark suit with a bowler hat. Many of the men wear sabers at their side. French text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the group as Americans, and the two men in front as Generals Pershing and Peltier, in France. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard from Leslie to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 1919
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Goode's Drug Store in Asheville, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of the interior of a small store with a glass counter on the left, a solid counter on the right, and a series of small tables with chairs down the middle of the store. Small signs on the wall to the left indicate sections of the store, and long fans hang from the ceiling. Printed text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the store as Goode's Drug Store in Asheville, North Carolina, "The Cleanest Drug Store In The World." The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Grove Park Inn in North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a large multistory, stone building with a red roof and windows along each floor. Three people stand on a path, bordered by small stone walls and surrounded by tall trees, which curves towards the building. A mountain range can be seen in the background. Printed text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the building as Grove Park Inn in Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard has a printed paragraph of text with information about the inn, as well as postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Location: None
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Hospital Tunnel]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a large, arched tunnel through a large stone building. A young man in a dark uniform stands next to the arch of the tunnel. French text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the building as a hospital. There is handwritten text on the back of the postcard from Leslie to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Interior of Saint-Nazaire Church]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of the inside of a large, high-ceiling stone church with large, ornate columns and an altar at the front. French text at the bottom of the postcard locates the church in Saint-Nazaire, France. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard addressed to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina that says, "Dear. Was in this church today. Leslie."
Date: 1918
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Masonic Temple and Scottish Rite Cathedral]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a four-story red brick building with windows along each floor and balconies on the front side of the second and third stories. The windows to a basement can be seen at the bottom of the building and stone markers on the fourth and first floors, respectively, read "Scottish Rite Cathedral" and "Masonic Temple." An American flag flies from the top of the building and there is a smaller brick house to the right of the building.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Nantes Fountain]

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a large, ornate fountain with various statues surrounded by a street with pedestrians and horse-drawn buggies. Five-story buildings line the street, which has tall metal lamps along it. French text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the fountain in Nantes, France. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard from Leslie to Mrs. L. A. Boone in Asheville, North Carolina.
Date: 1919
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Post Office in Asheville, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of an illustration of a tall, threes-story red brick building with a bell tower, with a spire, on the left side of the building. The building sits on the corner of an intersection between two streets, along which are other, smaller buildings and upon which are small groups of people and automobiles. The building has a large American flag flying from the roof, and arches entrances on the front and left sides. Printed text below the illustration identifies the building as a post office in Asheville, North Carolina. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library

[Postcard of Post Office in Biltmore, North Carolina]

Description: Postcard of a small cottage-style house with a red roof and red brick chimney, with a large, open front door. The cottage has vines growing up its front and right side, and a sidewalk surrounds the building. The words "Post Office" have been hung above the doorway, and printed text at the top of the postcard identifies the building as the post office in Biltmore, North Carolina. A small child stands on the sidewalk outside the building. The other side of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Howard Payne University Library
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