Holy Trinity Church, Middletown, Connecticut (1920)

Holy Trinity Church, Middletown, Connecticut (1920)
Vintage white border postcard (c. 1920) showing the Holy Trinity Church covered in moss in Middletown, Connecticut.

The description on the front of the card:
Holy Trinity Church, Middletown, Conn.

Postmark: July 29, 1920 (Middletown, Connecticut)

Era: White Border Era
Used. Writing on the back. Marks and wear on both sides. Removed stamp. Posted.

Message on the back of the card:
Dear Mrs. Fries: –
Was very glad to get your card and the [kiddies?]

I’m coming along nicely but I haven’t [???] up yet, but hope to soon.
I’m longing to get home again.
[Unsure of rest of message]

Addressed to:
Mrs. Charles Fries
Amston, Connecticut

Back of Holy Trinity Church, Middletown, Connecticut (1920)
Back of the postcard featuring a handwritten message, 1920 Middletown, Connecticut, postmark, machine cancel, and removed ramp. The Morris Berman logo appears at the top.

Published by:

Morris Berman, New Haven, Connecticut

C.T. American Art

Established in 1898, the Curt Teich Co. was best known for its wide range of advertising and postcards of North America. By the 1920s, it was producing so many postcards with borders that they became recognized as a type dubbed "White Border Cards," creating an "era." Later, Curt Teich's innovations in this printing technique directly led to the production of what we now call “linens” by the early 1930s.
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Made in the U.S.A.

Cancel type: Machine cancel
Stamp: Removed

Rights Info: Public Domain

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