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This black and white photographic postcard features a portrait of a young man sitting on a motorcycle. The motorcycle is propped for a sideways view and has two pennant flags on it. The young man wears a suit, hat and motorcycle gloves. A painted backdrop serves as the background. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Wichita (Kan.), Sedgwick County (Kan.), Portland (Or.), Portraits, Motorcycles, Correspondence
This item is in the public domain
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Bastow, Carrie, "Postcard: Young Man on a Motorcycle" (1914). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 976.
Dear Carrie I rec your letter a few days ago and I know you'll think I have forgotten you but I haven't and I am going to write a big fat letter some of these days. I sure enjoyed your letter with so much news. This is my big brother and his motorcycle. Tell your mother hello for me and show this to grandmother & Mr. Clark. As ever yours Gladys 511 E. Douglas Miss Carrie Bastow 804 1/2 Centon St. Portland Oregon.