Postcard of Memorial Continental Hall, DAR

ID: SIA2013-06679 (front) and SIA2013-06680 (back)

Creator: American News Company

Form/Genre: Postcard

Date: c. 1910-1915

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 67A, Folder: 3

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Summary

Color postcard of Memorial Continental Hall. The street in front of the building is empty, and a tree is on the left side of the postcard image. The postcard is unused, but the message side has a printed note: "Memorial Continental Hall. This beautiful white marble building was erected by the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Completed in 1910 at a cost of about $350,000."

Subject

  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Memorial Continental Hall (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Published by the Washington News Company.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 67A, Folder: 3

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

c. 1910-1915

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Postcard
  • Architecture--Washington (D.C.)
  • Buildings, structures, etc
  • Architecture
  • Buildings

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Postcard
  • Paper

ID Number

SIA2013-06679 (front) and SIA2013-06680 (back)

Physical description

Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 5.25w x 3.25h; Type of Image: Postcard; Medium: Paper

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