Collection (1908-1910) of postcards addressed to Miss Augusta Oden, Pinetown, NC by Bettie, Mrs. J. W. Thomas, Miss Josephine, & M. in Washington, NC; Henry in Morehead City, NC; and J.S.L. in Greenville, NC. Postcards show scenes of Greenville, NC: Evans St. Looking North; Morehead City, NC: Atlantic Hotel, Washington, NC: Washington Court House, Washington Hospital, Main St. Looking West (2), Main St. Looking East. 4 colored, 3 B & W postcards.
Augusta Lois Oden was born November 14, 1877, in Beaufort County, North Carolina, to Alpha Oden and W. A. Oden. She married Charles J. Berthel, a mechanical engineer originally from Saxony, Germany, on August 9, 1911, and died on May 5, 1961, in Washington, NC, where she was then buried in Oakdale Cemetery.
This collection consists of seven postcards mailed to Miss Augusta Oden of Pinetown, North Carolina, illustrating locations in Washington, Greenville, and Morehead City, North Carolina. Included are Atlantic Hotel in Morehead City (1908), Main Street in Washington (1908-1910), the Court House in Washington, the Washington Hospital, and Evans Street in Greenville (1908).
Gift of Rosa Ormond
Encoded by Mark Custer, January 2, 2008
Processed by Leah Turner, April 19, 2018
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