Postcard of Duke University's Main Entrance, ca. 1925

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    Postmark: August 10, 1928

    Message on back: “Friday – Nancy and I are down here for a day or so, we will go up to Ruby’s tomorrow on bus. Frank is about as usual. Dear Daddy, Aunt Maude is making dolls clothes for me. Love, Nancy”

    This postcard dates from the period after Trinity College been renamed Duke University but before any rebuilding of this campus or construction of the new West Campus has begun.

    Repository: Duke University Archives. Durham, North Carolina, USA. library.duke.edu/uarchives

    1. Government & Heritage Library, State Library of NC 37 months ago | reply

      Thank you for sharing this image! We have added it to our entry about the Roaring Twenties in the State Library of NC's online encyclopedia, NCpedia: ncpedia.org/history/20th-Century/roaring-twenties

      Emily Horton, Government & Heritage Library at the State Library of NC

    2. Duke University Archives 36 months ago | reply

      Thanks, Emily! We're happy to contribute to NCpedia!

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