Postcard; Bird's Eye View of Titusville, PA
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This postcard was sent by Arthur Smith to his father, Walker Smith, in 1916.
Arthur is referred to in a family history as a seaman but in 1918, he took over the family farm in Palermo which was at Lot 34, Concession 1, South of Dundas Street.
Front of postcard: Bird's Eye View of Titusville, PA.
Verso: Post Card ; H.H. Hamm Erie PA ; Published by Harry H. Hamm, Erie, PA. Made in U.S.A. ; This space for correspondence ; This space for address.

The stamp is a U.S. Postage 1 cent and it was stamped at Titusville, PA, October 26, 3 p.m., 1916.

The card is addressed to Mr. J.W. Smith, Palermo, PO, Ontario, Canada.

The message reads: Thursday, Well how are you all getting along. We are getting along nicely got your letter and Russells glad to hear you are all well and getting along fine. I suppose the silo filling is all done and the ?ea?s are off by this time. Arthur
Date Of Event
October 25, 1916
Personal Name(s)
John Walker Smith, b. August 31, 1854 in Palermo, Married Victoria Keturah Inglehart on October 26, 1881 and died in Palermo on August 28, 1858 ; Arthur Albert Smith, b. December 6, 1883 in Palermo, married Mabel Lizella (Bridgman) on March 20, 1920 and died in Palermo in 1970.
Local identifier
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.43341 Longitude: -79.78293
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Postcard; Bird's Eye View of Titusville, PA
Trafalgar Township Historical Society

Trafalgar Township Historical Society Sponsor: Jeff Knoll, Local & Regional Councillor for Oakville Ward 5 – Town of Oakville/Regional Municipality of Halton
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Postcard; Bird's Eye View of Titusville, PA

This postcard was sent by Arthur Smith to his father, Walker Smith, in 1916.