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"Pickaninny Review" postcard

 Collection
Identifier: SCPL-2014-43
One postcard labeled "pickaninny review of army truck train, Camp Wadsworth, Spartanburg, S. C," depicting four black children watching an army truck pass by. Originally mailed in 1917 to Mrs. Delia Spoor of Mount Vernon, New York. Written content: "Hello! Pretty busy. Have to cut trees and pulls the stumps before we can pitch our tents. Mud is 2 feet deep here. My cold is just the same. Very sore throat and racking cough! Feel pretty good though. Rains. Very busy. Write later. Love, Clyde."

Dates

  • 1917

Conditions Governing Access

This item is available by appointment only. Please contact the Kennedy Room for more information.

Extent

1 Postcards

Physical Location

Vault. Misc. Accessions 2014 -

Repository Details

Part of the Kennedy Room of Local History and Genealogy Repository

Contact:
Spartanburg United States