County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Mount Pleasant Post Office, c. 1906-08


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Types:
Photographs
Postcards
Description:
This postcard, mailed 1908, depicts one of several Mount Pleasant post offices - the building changed with the postmasters, several times in this period. The postcard was provided by Linda Guest.

The message on the back was written by "Frances" to her aunt Mrs. Hiram Howey and was addressed to "Mohawk."
Notes:
A note on the postcard suggests that the photograph may have been taken in 1906, while both the 1¢ Quebec Centenary stamp and postmark indicate it was mailed in 1908.
Inscriptions:
Delhi Aug. 16.

Dear Auntie: The Wabash Excursion to Detroit is on the 29th. Jan 2:05 from here. Have written Millie to expect us all. Try and go and we will have a bigtime.
Love to Maud.
Frances.

[addressed to]

Mrs. Hiram Howey
Mohawk
Brant Co.
Ont.

[postmark]

Waterford
AU17
08
ONT
Date of Publication:
1908
Dimensions:
Width: 14 cm
Height: 8.4 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2003.53.1
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.0834 Longitude: -80.31637
Donor:
Postcard provided by Linda Guest
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Mount Pleasant Post Office, c. 1906-08


This postcard, mailed 1908, depicts one of several Mount Pleasant post offices - the building changed with the postmasters, several times in this period. The postcard was provided by Linda Guest.

The message on the back was written by "Frances" to her aunt Mrs. Hiram Howey and was addressed to "Mohawk."