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Postcards of Luna Park, Hartford
1900-1920
Publisher:Published by Danziger & Berman
Photomechanical prints; colored and black and white printers' inks on postcards
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 3 1/2 x 5 1/2in. (8.9 x 14cm) and smaller Sheet (height x width): 3 1/2 x 5 1/2in. (8.9 x 14cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Nancy K. Smith
Description: Postcards include images of Luna Park. Images include the lighted main entrance, ferris wheel, ballroom, and the interior of the park at night and daytime. Some of the views include patrons inside the park.
Subject Note: 2009.27.34 is an image of the ferris wheel at Luna Park in Hartford. The correspondence reads; I wonder if you/ remember this place. / I am going out here/ tomorrow evening/ yours Nellie 2009.27.37 is a night time image of the lighted entrance of Luna Park in Hartford. The correspondence reads: This picture looks/ natural. I thought/ you were going to / write. Lots going/ on here now/ Party here tonight. / R. S.
Inscription: Some postcards have handwritten messages on the recto or verso. 2009.27.37 reads: This picture looks/ natural. I thought/ you were going to/ write. Lots going/ on here now./ party here tonight./ R. S.
Object Number: 2009.27.31-.41
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