Found Photo – Caption Me!

Caption this found photo in the comments!

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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 – Even George’s Typing Couldn’t Distract from the Creepiness

I received your card all O.K. There is going to be a ball game this evening

Well – I would like to see you awfully well ans.real soon.

From George Travis

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Date Mailed: August 26th, 1908.

Origin: Marion, Kentucky.

Destination: Salem, Kentucky.


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 – Guess Who?

Guess Who?

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Date Mailed: April 12th, 1918.

Origin: Sarasota, Florida.

Destination: Columbus, 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.

Found Photo -Mid-Flight

When wild the head-wind beat,
Thy sovereign Will commanding
Bring them who dare to fly
To a safe landing.

— Duncan Campbell Scott, Hymn for Those in the Air, RCAF

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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 – Nothing Odd Here

Dear (illegible)

I read your letter some time ago and was so glad to hear but sorry you are not feeling well.  I have been down out all summer and we are having some real hot weather in Pueblo now we did have it nice and cool for the month of June hope you are well feel – a card at (illegible) as ever your friend.

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Date Mailed: July 18th, 1926.

Origin: Pueblo, Colorado.

Destination: Salt Lake City, Utah.


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 – Sarah Knows Best

Hellow Tena

Be sure that you catch that boy heart when he throes it at you.

– Sarah

To My Valentine-9

Date Mailed: Not Mailed.


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 – Cleo is in So. Much. Trouble.

What on earth is wrong with you? We will be sending someone down to see about you if you don’t write.  Both well.

 – Ada H

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Date Mailed: July 13th, 1918.

Origin: Flat Rock, state unknown.

Destination: Parkersburg, 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 – Fantastic Mr. Fox

Jerome and Peter remained friends, even after the awkward incident last winter.

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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 – His Memory Remained

Although he left her long ago, if she concentrated hard enough she could still smell his aftershave.

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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 – Karl Gets Creepy

Agnes pet I have lots to tell you Saturday night when I get there oh my you know what is coming don’t you say now if you want to come to the city why drop me an card right away please

-So By By Karl

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Date Mailed: August 28th, 1913.

Origin: Indianapolis, Indiana.

Destination: Mooresville, Indiana.


 

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.