Found Photo – Stumped for Answers

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This was one of the photos my dog decided to tear up into tiny pieces.  I’m very glad I got a chance to scan this one before the ‘incident’.

The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.

Found Photos – Welcome to Pennsylvania

“Pennsylvania’s just this state that’s in your way when you’re trying to get someplace else.”

Jackie O, The House of Yes

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The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.

Found Photo – Box Office Smash

Post Theatre, 1940.  Now Showing: “My Son, My Son!”

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The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.

Cryptic Cards – Losing My Speed

Son:-

I need some one to help me hold my own how about it.

Dad

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Date Mailed: July 8th, 1946.

Origin: Syracuse, Indiana.

Destination: Moline, Illinois.


The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.

Found Photo – New York State of Mind

I don’t have any reasons
I left them all behind
I’m in a New York state of mind

Billy Joel, 1976

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Caption from the back of the photograph: Sky line from the boat going to the statue of liberty.

The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.

Cryptic Cards – Happy Easter, Jesus?

Have you died, dead, or where are you? Wish you a Happy Easter.  With love,

– Edithe

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Date Mailed: April 15th, 1908.

Origin: Franklin, Ohio.

Destination: Lockland, Ohio.


The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.

Cryptic Cards – Smooches!

To Edd Irene + Kiddies

Love, Katie.

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Date Mailed: December 31st, 1948 – No postmark

Origin: Unknown.

Destination: Unknown.


The Outside {the Suitcase} series features artifacts from my personal collection of postcards and found photos that are unrelated to the Man from the Suitcase project.