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Army and Navy Masonic Service Center postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2018-002
Content Description Postcard depicting interior of Masonic Temple in Spartanburg in the 1940s, when a portion of the building was used as a recreation facility for Masonic servicemen. Postcard has been mailed by Private George Martin, stationed at Camp Croft, to his wife in Plainfield, Vermont.

Block House postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2014-041
Content Description One postcard depicting the Block House at the boundary between North and South Carolina near Landrum, South Carolina. Mailed in 1912 by W. A. McClure of Spartanburg to Frank T. Henrietta of Fort Bayard, New Mexico.

Carla Mayo postcard collection

Identifier: SCPL-2011-019
Content Description Nine (9) postcards depicting scenes in downtown Spartanburg, all mailed by Lois to Ann Eitel in March of 1949.

Frank Evans High School postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2014-042
Content Description One postcard depicting the Frank Evans High School, otherwise known as Spartanburg High School, in 1925. Originally mailed to Mr. J. L. Alpert of Baltimore, Maryland.

Frederick Dicks postcard collection

Identifier: SCPL-2011-013
Content Description 13 loose postcards and two postcard packets, all relating to Camp Croft and 1940s-Spartanburg.

Irwin From collection

Identifier: SCPL-2014-014
Content Description Collection with a baseball and transportation focus, but including a wide range of materials collected by the donor. It includes law enforcement patches, an Amtrak dining car menu, list of trial cases for October 1913 at the Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas, four first day air mail covers, an envelope from the USS Spartanburg County, stationery from J. A. Lee and Son of Spartanburg (1883), stock certificates from First Citizens Bank (1983) and Clifton Manufacturing Company (1922), many...

Margi Gorczycu postcard collection

Identifier: SCPL-2011-020
Content Description Six (6) postcards depicting scenes in Spartanburg. All unmailed. Images include Spartanburg General Hospital (ca. 1950), Spartanburg County Public Library (1960s), Episcopal Church of the Advent (1960s), Walnut Grove Plantation (1970s), Wofford College (1980s), and Converse College (1980s).

"Pickaninny Review" postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2014-043
Content Description 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."

Scott Cromer collection

Identifier: SCPL-2012-003
Content Description Photographs and documents relating to various topics in Spartanburg County history collected by Scott Cromer.

Spartanburg Confederate Monument postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2015-032
Content Description One colorized postcard depicting the Confederate Monument on South Church Street in downtown Spartanburg. Reverse includes a message written by an unidentified Camp Wadsworth soldier in company A of the 106th machine gun battalion.

St. Paul Catholic Church postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2017-007
Content Description One unsent photographic postcard depicting St. Paul Catholic Church in Spartanburg around 1920.

Terri L. Phillips collection

Identifier: SCPL-2014-012
Content Description The collection consists of a postcard depicting an old grist mill near Spartanburg (ca. 1950) and two election documents: a list of voters for the election of the Spartanburg District Ordinary on August 11, 1857 at Campobello and election tallies for various Spartanburg District polling places for the election of state legislators on October 15, 1828.

Wightman Hall postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2015-035

Winter scene at Camp Wadsworth postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2017-010
Content Description Photographic postcard depicting tents and roadway in deep snow. Reverse is labeled "Spartanburg, SC. Camp Wadsworth, Dec. 1917"

Wofford Street bridge postcard

Identifier: SCPL-2016-006
Content Description Photographic postcard depicting steel road bridge under construction on Wofford Street in Spartanburg. A crew of three men stands in the foreground and streetcar tracks are visible on the street.