Rare Historic Fresno - Shaver Lake, California Mail Stage Rppc By Elvon Musick For Sale
c. 1907 Rare & Historic Fresno - Shaver Lake, California Horse Team Drawn Mail Stage Real Photo Postcard [RPPC] by Elvon Musick. Postmarked Shaver Lake, California and Mailed to Los Angeles. Extremely Interesting and Significant Card Mailed by the Photographer. It Reads:
"Dear Mr. Carter: I received a letter from mama tonight in which she says that you would like some bear post cards and also one of the three squaws. I shall be very pleased to send them and will make them tomorrow. I am having a fine time up here this summer, but wish that I could have gotten one of your lenses to try. I think the idea is a good one and if it has not already been used ought to take. This is the Fresno-Shaver stage on its arrival here. I took this picture last summer. Yours sincerely, Elvon Musick".
Per ancestry.com, Elvon Musick was Born in Fresno, California in 1890, and Lived in Los Angeles at the Time the Image was Created. A Beautiful Image and Rare Piece of California Postal and Mail Stage History.
Condition: Very minor edge wear and soiling with lightly rubbed corners, otherwise nice. Referto the scan below for a complete condition report. Size: ~ 5.4375" x 3.5"
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