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Accession number 2013.11
Collection Postcard Collection
Object ID 2013.11.5
Object Name Postcard
Date 1910
Title Long Island Railroad Tunnel in Bayridge, Brooklyn
Scope & Content Hand-painted image of LIRR tunnel running parallel to 64th St in Bayridge, Brooklyn. The verso contains no address, but does contain a message from what appears to be a child:

"Dear auntie,
I guss(sic) you ride on a chew-chew lots of times, huh?
Love, Fern"

The postage stamp indicates it was written in or around 1929.
Extent of Description One postcard
Level of description Item
Subjects Postcards
64th Street (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Bay Ridge (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Postal cards
People/ Corporations Long Island Rail Road
Long Island Rail Road, Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Number of images 2.0