Margaret (Dolly Ducoing) Garvey Postcard Collection

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This collection consists of 229 postcards taken from a scrapbook belonging to Margaret Garvey, who was also referred to as Dolly or Dollie Ducoing. Postcards are dated or postmarked 1905 through 1912 and have been sent from various locations throughout North and Central America and the United Kingdom.

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110th Street- Elevated Curve, New York
A postcard published by the Souvenir Post Card Company with an illustration of 110th Street, Elevated Curve in New York, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Dollie Ducoing with a message that reads: Had to hear from you, with best wishes from all, J.S.
14th Co. C.A.
A postcard with a photograph of the 14th Co. C.A. printed on the front by Foltz, The Photographer, Savannah, Georgia.
19th Street North From First Avenue, Birmingham, Ala.
A postcard published by the S.H. Kress & Company with a view of 19th Street North from First Avenue in Birmingham, Alabama, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Anna Ducoing with a message from S.J.R. on the back.
2151 Canal Street, New Orleans, La.
A postcard produced by Maison Blanche Ltd. Publishers with a photograph of 2151 Canal Street in New Orleans, Louisiana, printed on the front. The image is printed with the permission of the N.O. Railway and Light Company.
44. Colonial Theatre, Chicago
A postcard with a photograph of the Colonial Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Dolly Ducoing with a message on the front that reads: Have not forgotten you not withstanding the fact that there are thousands of miles between us, I am yours. Joe Bowes.
522-Paseo de La Reforma Chapultepec con la Estatua
A postcard of Paseo de La Reforma Chapultepec con la Estatua from the San Carlos Curie Store in Mexico. The name Will Riley is written on the front of the postcard.
5532 Margue[?]
A postcard with an illustration of a young maiden printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Margaret Ducoing with a message from Paul Ducoing written on the back.
The Aqueduct, Potsmouth, O.
A postcard published by H.A. Lorberg with an image of the Aqueduct in Portsmouth, Ohio, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss D. Ducoing.
Asheville, N.C., Indian Bluff on the French Broad
A postcard published by the Hugh C. Leighton Company with an illustration of the Indian Bluff on the French Broad in Asheville, North Carolina. The postcard is addressed to Miss D. Ducoing.
Asheville, N.C., Mt. Mitchell, Altitude 6717 ft.
A postcard published by the Hugh C. Leighton Company with an illustration of Mt. Mitchell in Asheville, North Carolina. The postcard in addressed to Miss D. Ducoing.
Asheville, N.C., On the Swannanoa
A postcard published by the Hugh C. Leighton Company with an illustration of the Swannanoa in Asheville, North Carolina, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss D. Ducoing.
Banana Platform, San Pedro (Honduras)
A postcard with a photograph of a Banana Platform in San Pedro, Honduras, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Dollie Ducoing with a message written on the front that reads: May 5/06, I expect to be in NO by the 10 or 15 of January., JZ.
Beaumont, Texas, First Baptist Church
A Raphotype postcard No. 5209 published by Raphael Tuck & Sons with an image of the First Baptist Church in Beaumont, Texas, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Dolly Ducoing with a message written on the front that reads: Will be at your house Thursday night, if [convenient] to you let me know by postal, address it to my house [?], Geo. Dear little Dolly, Beaumont is a good town but [?], Geo.
Beauvoir, Home of Jefferson Davis, Mississippi
A postcard published by The New Orleans News Company with an illustration of Jefferson Davis' home in Beauvoir, Mississippi, printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss Dolly Ducoing with a message on the front that reads: From Friend Linsey Mitchell.
The Biloxi Pottery, Biloxi, Miss.
A postcard published by the Detroit Photographic Company with a photograph of the Biloxi Art Pottery building printed on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss D. Ducoing and includes a message written on the front of postcard that reads: From Friend Linsey Mitchell., larc@tulane.edu
Birthday Greetings
A birthday postcard with an illustration of pink flowers embellished with glitter on the front. The postcard is addressed to Ms. D. Garvey with a message from Mable Demares V. written on the back.
Birthday Greetings
A birthday postcard with an illustration of yellow roses embellished in glitter on the front. The postcard is addressed to Miss D. Ducoing and includes a message from Amelia Planchard written on the back.

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