Postcards Addressed to John & Augusta Packard

Title

Postcards Addressed to John & Augusta Packard

Subject

Postcards--Mass.--Conway
Packard, John Bond, 1837-1921
Packard, Augusta Maria Taft, 1838–1920

Description

Four standard postal cards, stamped and postmarked, addressed to either John Bond Packard or Augusta Maria Taft Packard, and found in a box of correspondence in the attic of a house on Academy Hill.
1) To John from H.S. Taft, Oct. 23, [no year], notifying him his "Bbls'"[barrels] will be at S. Deerfield depot.
2. To John from C. E. Whitney, March 28, 1888, informing him that "I do not think best to except [sic] your offer as I think I can do better. . . ."
3. To John from B. F. Bridges, Jr., June 12, 1883, notifying him of the availability of ground fish, sulfate and potash. Badly torn and stained.
4. Printed invitation card addressed to Augusta, July 1, 1884, inviting her and John to a Benson family gathering with Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Smith in Shelburne Falls, Mass. on July 30, 1884.

Creator

Various

Date

1883
1884
1888

Contributor

Gift of Carl Vigeland (1947- ).

Source

CHS.

Rights

CHS. Fair use.

Format

None

Type

Text

Identifier

CHS-2011-002.1

Coverage

Conway, Mass.

Identifier

016

Citation

Various, “Postcards Addressed to John & Augusta Packard,” Conway Historical Society, accessed August 15, 2018, http://conwaymasshistory.org/items/show/806.