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This black and white photographic postcard depicts a blacksmith shop. A row of machines with hoods to allow fumes and smoke to migrate outside are lined up in a row. Buckets for water are in front of the machines. Written text is at the bottom of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Fort Riley (Kan.), Geary County (Kan.), Blacksmithing, Forge shops, Horseshoes, Metal workers, Machinery, Correspondence
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Eakin, J. H., "Postcard: No. 39. Blacksmith Shop Fort Riley, Kansas" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 994.
No.39 Blacksmith Shop, Ft. Riley KAS Hola Jim how are you, I suppose you are working hard these days. I am well at present. Hoping you are the same. Grover. Mr. J H Eakin Hillsville, Pa. Law. Co.