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Catalog Number 1987.31.9
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 1987.31
Description Postcard with inscription. Image of town, Pviestan Havbin.

Caption on Front: [illegible Russian and East Asian script] General View Pviestan Havbin

Inscription on Back, Transcribed: Sept. 29, 1919 Jackie B. Davis
On the opposite side you have a general view of one corner of Pviestan, the Jewish section of Harbis.

The word [illegible Russian] (Pviestan) means port or wharf or entrance and the word [illegible Russian] (Havbin) means river bank.

Date September 29, 1919
Year Range from 1919
Year Range to 1919
Subjects World War I
Inscribed postcard