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This black and white photographic postcard features a motel, café, and gas station in Oakley, Kansas. The building on the left has a sign stating "Quaker State Oil" and a door large enough to pull an automobile into the shop. Buildings in the background are cabins or lodging buildings. One building has an X marked with ink on it. The building to the right holds the cafe and gas station. Hand written text is at the bottom of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Oakley (Kan.), Logan County (Kan.), Salina (Kan.), Correspondence, Motels, Public accommodation facilities, Automobile travel, Buildings, Lodging houses, Automobile service stations, Gasoline pumps
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Madden, Ella, "Postcard: -4- Service Oil Homes, Oakley, Kansas" (1931). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 875.
Service Oil Homes - 4 - Oakley, Kansas. Oakley Oakes Dear Aunt Ellie, Arrived here in Oakley at 7:30. Had fine luck all the way. X marks the spot where the four bodies are. With Love Anna | Mrs. Ella Madden 1206 E. Iron Salina, Kans