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Catalog Number 2008.027.0002
Object Name Postcard
Title Completed Dam
Scope & Content Black and white RPPC photo postcard with white border. "16-506 Length of Spillway 1,650 ft. Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." in white on bottom of image. "Sawyers" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Image of Grand Coulee Dam with road, telephone pole, and cars in parking lot in foreground; hills and vegetation in background.

Reverse of card: " POST CARD / CORRESPONDENCE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. Canceled George Washington one cent stamp in stamp box. "Coulee Dam Oct. 17. / We are spending night / here. Seattle tomorrow. / Nancy Lee telegraphed me / Spokane about Ed Lyman / and I called N. last evening. / It was so good to hear / her voice. Your letter was / at Hawleys' for me. Thanks / again. Please pay Deys' / bill and I'll send money / after 1st of Nov. So glad / we took this side trip. / Please note size of autos / handled! / Your weather continues - abundance of flowers in bloom. / Love - Ede." in ink written on correspondence side. "Mrs. Alice G. Nash / 86 Church St. / Sherburne / New York." in ink on address side. Postmarked, "COULEE DAM, WASH / OCT 18 / 10-AM / 1946."
Creator Sawyers
Dates of Creation Postally used in 1946.
Extent of Description 1 paper postcard with image on one side and blank space for correspondence and address on the other.
Archival History Purchased on EBAY website auction.
Collection Moses Lake Museum & Art Center Purchases
Credit line Purchased for the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center's collection.
Search Terms Grand Coulee Dam
People Sawyers