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This colorized photographic postcard features a building the shape of a two story apple. The apple shaped building is colored red with a set of stairs on the right and people standing on the left. Printed text and red printed text is at the bottom of the card. Red printed text is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Wathena (Kan.), Doniphan County (Kan.), Hotels, Public accommodation facilities, Buildings, Lodging
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"Postcard: The Big Red Apple" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 894.
Patented Property of Hunt Bros., St. Joseph, Mo., who have over 600 acres of apple orchard near the location of this apple. Every convenience for traveling public, camping grounds, gasoline service, rest rooms, refreshments, courteous attendants, novel roof garden and dance floor adjoining. THE BIG RED APPLE on U.S. Highway 36, Largest Apple Ever Grown, 30 feet high, Over 100 feet in circumference, Eight miles west of St. Joseph, Mo., near Wathena, Kan. Big Red Apple