Archive ID: 2018-074-018

Calumet Theatre and Columbus Statue

Date Created: 1912-03-15

Created By: The Leighton & Valentine Co.

Donor: Raymond Mulac

Media Type: Postcard

Language: English


Calumet Theatre and Columbus Statue, South Chicago, Illinois.

Postcard text reads:

To: Miss Anna Landin

1522 North Washten[?] Ave




So Chicago.

Dear Anna,

This is our theatre out here, I was to the

show this afternoon oh the weather is find

[fine] out here, gay life I tell you, get up

at 730 & 830 instead of 530

With love Martha

How’s Melcher. Oh you “Kid” [?]

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