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Catalog Number 2013.58.24
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 2013.58
Description Inscribed postcard from friend to Thomas R. Shook, Artesian, South Dakota, July 3, 1919

Inscribed: Hello and how are you enjoying life; Will be here until fourth or fifth; Left Rochelle Tuesday night; Will stop in Kansas; Give regards to all

Image on Front: Soldier with broken egg on top of head. Chickens along top of wall laying eggs. Caption on front of card: "Gee whiz! I've served years without a scratch - now I come home and get shell shock first day"

From the service of Corporal Thomas R. Shook, Company D, 340 Machine Gun Battalion at Camp Funston, Kansas; then Machine Gun Company, 119th Regiment, 30th Division, AEF.
Date July 3, 1919
Year Range from 1919
Year Range to 1919
People Shook, Thomas R.
Subjects World War I
Inscribed postcard
Humorous pictures