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Catalog Number 10400-21
Title Postcard, Photo, North Platte, NE Canteen; WWII
Object Name Postcard
Description Postcard with black ink. Obverse has photo of military people watching a serviceman playing the piano. Caption indicates that it is the Nebraska Canteen in North Platte, NE, "located in the Union Pacific Railroad." Reverse has a one-cent stamp with a 1945 postmark. It has an illegible outgoing address.
Date 1945
Material paper, ink
Place of Origin unknown
Used USA: Nebraska (Lincoln), North Platte
Height (in) 3.5
Width (in) 5.5
Event World War II
History Photo and caption on obverse side show service people at the Nebraska Canteen in North Platte, NE . It is postmarked December 9, 1945, which is just months after VJ Day.
Credit line Robert Eli and Andrea I. Paul, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Paul, Robert Eli and Andrea I.