Toledo State Hospital, Toledo, Ohio (1909)

Toledo State Hospital, Toledo, Ohio (1909)
Vintage postcard (c. 1909) depicting the grounds of the Toledo State Hospital in Toledo, Ohio.

The description on the front of the card:
Toledo State Hospital, Toledo, Ohio.

Postmark Date: July 7, 1909

Number in Series: 111?6
Era: Divided Back Era
Condition: Used

Back of the postcard with a 1909 Toledo, Ohio postmark, machine cancel, and green one-cent stamp. It has a handwritten message addressed to a Mrs. M. Van Nest in Wooster, Ohio.

Publishing Notes: Published exclusively for S.H. Knox & Co. Made in the U.S.A.

Seymore Horrace Knox and his cousin Frank Woolworth opened a five and dime store in Reading, Penn. in 1884 and later opened enough stores to become the second-largest chain in the U.S. Knox distributed and published postcards until 1911 when his stores were incorporated into the F.W. Woolworth & Co. chain.
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Rights Info: Public Domain

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