Jennie Wade House and Monument- 1930s Vintage Postcard- Gettysburg, Pennsylvania- Civil War Landmark- Souvenir View- Marken & Bielfeld
(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original vintage Marken & Bielfeld, Inc. postcard from the 1930s. It shows a view of the Jennie Wade House and Monument in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
"JENNIE WADE HOUSE AND MONUMENT- GETTYSBURG. PA.- Jennie Wade was the only citizen of the town of Gettysburg who was killed during the three days fighting there. While attending to household duties at her home she was killed by a bullet on the morning of July 3rd, 1863. The monument, marking her last resting place id in the Citizens Cemetery, nearby. The house is now used as a museum and contains many marks of the great conflict.", reads the description printed on the back.
"Here Aug. 16, 37", is written on the back in pencil. The postcard is in EXCELLENT condition.
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