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Author noted, "Saturday 3pm . . . The ship appears to be very comfortable. Hope you are all doing well. Your letter telling of the disappointment about inauguration came this morning. I am more than sorry" On Thursday, March 4. 1909, was the inauguration of William Howard Taft succeeding Theodore Roosevelt.

Printed postcard, on front, it's printed "Postal Card, The Space Below Is For The Address Only" Circular black stamped postmark, centered at top, "New York, N.Y. Sta P -- Mar 3-PM 1909" Cancelled stamp of McKinley, in profile, postage one cent.

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Full TitlePostcard, To: Miss Mary O'Reilly, Washington, D.C., [March 6, 1909?].
Author O'Reilly, Robert M. (Robert Maitland), 1845-1912.
Date Added 16 July 2015
Format Postcard
Language English
Source Robert M. O'Reilly
Topic