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Catalog Number 2004.018.0001
Object Name Postcard
Title "Farm in a Day" Moses Lake - Wn
Scope & Content Black and white RPPC Ellis photo postcard with white border. "'Farm in a Day' Moses Lake - Wn" in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 4508" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is of house constructed for Farm in a Day project in Moses Lake, WA. Image of one story house with several windows and porch. Telephone pole, dirt road, three automobiles (two flat bed trucks and one car), fence, and swing set in front of house. Fields, farmland, telephone poles, and brick sign in background. Probable Caucasian female child in front of house and probable Caucasian male in field next to house.

Reverse of card: "PHOTO POST CARD / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "Kodak / PLACE / STAMP / HERE / Paper" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.
Creator J. Boyd Ellis
Dates of Creation Farm-in-a-Day occured in 1952. This style of Kodak Real Photo Postcards were printed between 1950-Present.
Extent of Description 1 paper postcard with image on one side and blank space for correspondence and address on the other.
Archival History Owned by Stefano Neis and sold to Moses Lake Museum & Art Center on 08/27/04 through EBAY website auction.
Collection Moses Lake Museum & Art Center Purchases
Credit line Purchased for the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center's collection.
Search Terms Moses Lake
Washington
People Ellis, J. Boyd