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Full Pictures and Close-ups: Postcard Rack

Size Bottle Markings
9 3/4" tall, 4" in diameter liquor bottle, embossed seal on the shoulder: "Bonnie Gros Distillers, Louisville, Ky."
Description, including signature and date
This bottle contains a black structure with a central shaft and cross-arms at top and bottom with panels of tiny pictures hanging from each arm, like a postcard rack. One one side, a sign says "20 views Charleston, W. Va. 20 views Cal." and on the other, "Built in the bottle by Harry M. Wyman." The Charleston scenes are: Catholic church, Elk Hotel, Kanawha Hotel, Union School, From C&O depot, Capitol St. North, Capitol St. South, City Hospital, The Capitol Annex, Kanawha River Bridge West, Court House, The Capitol, Kanawha Val. Bank, K-M. R.R. Depot, Hotel Ruffner, Kanawha River, Passenger Depot, Baptist Church, Post Office, and Kanawha St.

California scenes are: Court House L.A., Eastlake Park L.A., Soldier's Home Santa Monica, Ocean Park Bath House, The Lagoon Venice of America, Mission Santa Barbara, Bath House Santa Barbara, Hotel [Green?] Pasadena, Hotel Raymond Pasadena, State Capitol, State University, City Hall S.F., Union Square S.F., Museum Golden Gate Park, Long Beach Bath House, Long Beach Auditorium, Normal School San Diego, and Hotel Coronado.


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