Postcard 6342

Cowles Frank (Published for) . Recollections of a traveller, Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.

PC006342

Cowles Frank (Published for) . Recollections of a Traveller++Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.
Description: The cover of a booklet of printed photographs of Strathcona, Alberta (before it was amalgamated into the City of Edmonton) that was designed to appear as the cover of a leather-bound book.
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet
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[Insert placed inside booklet, "Recollections of a traveller ++ Strathcona, Alta.].
Description: An insert placed inside this booklet that provides additional content information.
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet

PC006342.2

Cowles Frank (Published for) . Part of Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, c1903.
Description: A view of Strathcona before it was amalgamated into the City of Edmonton. This view is looking north towards what is now the intersection of 103 Street and Whyte Avenue. In the foreground are numerous horse-drawn vehicles located next to a railroad station.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-1
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . Saskatchewan River at Strathcona Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, c1903.
Description: A view of the North Saskatchewan River in Edmonton.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-2
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . Lumbering on the Saskatchewan, Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, c1903.
Description: A view of men working in the lumber industry along the North Saskatchewan River in Edmonton.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-3
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . Strathcona's first schoolGrandin street schoolDuggan street school. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.
Description: Three of Edmonton's earliest public schools.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-4
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . On the Saskatchewan, Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.
Description: Women and men on a steamboat ferry travelling down the North Saskatchewan River.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-5
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . White Mud Creek, Strathcona, Alta. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.
Description: A view of Whitemud creek in what is now known as Edmonton.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174 6
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . Farm scene, near Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.
Description: A man in a horse-drawn wagon can be seen in the middle of a field surrounded by stacks of hay.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-7
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet
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Cowles Frank (Published for) . Mill Creek, Strathcona, Alta.. Strathcona: Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona, Alta, c1903.
Description: A view of a small bridge built across Mill Creek in what is now known as Edmonton.
On Front: [printer's no.] To 174-8
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet
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Description: A postcard book with postcards inside offering views of Strathcona, Alberta including: a scene of the business district, the Saskatchewan River, Lumbering on the Saskatchewan, Strathcona first school, Grandin Street School, Duggan Street School, a boat on the Saskatchewan River, White Mud Creek, a farm scene and Mill Creek.
On Back: "c.1903. The "book" opens to reveal 8 pages of half-tone views of Strathcona (Alberta) and vicinity. Instructions on the back cover, reserved for address, show that it was not a post card but printed matter, liable to letter rate if a message were written inside. Published for Frank Cowles, Strathcona."
From: MG McClellan
To: Mrs Browne
Message: "Dear Mrs Browne, Thought these views to be interesting being of the town in which we reside. hope you are quite well, as we are. We are having glorious weather just now. As hot as July at home. Kindest regards from all MG McClellan."
Physical description: 1 postcard booklet
Language: English
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Collection: Prairie Postcards