A painting of a sailing ship with its sails furled, its rigging visible, and three lanterns at the stern of the ship. Five square portholes emit light from the aft quarters. There are two canoes filled with three people each paddling toward the ship. A partial view of a third canoe can be seen in the lower right hand corner of the picture. The occupants of the canoes [presumably Native Americans] are all wearing headdresses; Written message in blank space at side of card (8/9/05 Georgia: - A whole day spent on the Hudson GFA).
Postal data: posted, postmarked (POUGHKEEPSIE, AUG [?], 3 15 PM, 19[?], N.Y.); Postcard type: undivided back (THIS SIDE IS EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE ADDRESS); Logo (POST CARD); Addressee (Miss Georgia F. Adams #1247 Mightwood Ave Chicago Ill)
Digitized by Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, Queens College (CUNY). Front Image Digitization Team: GSLIS GSLIS 790, Digital Imaging, Spring 2008: Kathleen O'Neill. Back Image Digitization Team: GSLIS 757, Digital Imaging, Spring 2011: Jeff Baker; Tanya Torniali
3.5 in. x 5.5 in.
[HUDSON RIVER DAY LINE] [indicated through Trademark on back only]
Waterways Post Card Collection of Thomas T. Surprenant: Hudson River