Monday, March 29, 2010

Riga, Latvia (LV-14582)

This is Dome Square, and the Dome Cathedral in Riga the capital of Latvia.

Costa Nova, Portugal (PT-115901)

This is a great card - not sure how I actually got it - the stamp was missing when it arrived but it did arrive.

Woodbury County - Correctionville, Iowa

Irwin St. looking West, Correctionville, IA

Indiana (via xslip)

Hoosier State

Capital: Indianapolis
Area: 36,291 sq. mi
Population: 5,400,000
Motto: Cross-roads of America
Flower: Peony
Bird: Cardinal
Tree: Tulip
Song: On the Banks of the Wabash
19th state admitted to the Union

Nantucket County - Nantucket, Massachusetts

This is a great card from Nantucket Island that I received from a exchange slip.

Nantucket Island
30 Miles at Sea

Nantucket maintains the colorful traditions of a long gone yesterday, the treasured antiquities of two centuries. Its sun-drenched moors, the ocean-washed, health-giving air, the miles and miles of rockless, white sandy beaches, delight the visitor.

Accomack County - Chincoteague Island, Virginia

The Island Manor House Bed & Breakfast Spa sent this great card.

Island Manor House Bed & Breakfast
Come, relax and enjoy Chincoteague Island while staying in a charming historic Bed and Breakfast. Stroll the Main Street shops, galleries and restaurants. Swin in the ocean, and walk the beautiful beach. Bike the nature trails, adn photograph the abundant wildlife. Rejuvenate yourself by the fountain the rose lined courtyard. Hear the songbirds during your delicious full breakfast. Pamper yourself with one our massage packages!

Snohomish County - Snohomish, Washington

This card came from Snohomish County Tourism Bureau . This is a lovely area to visit, I actually have cousin that is from that area.

San Bernardino County - San Bernardino, California

San Bernardino Mountains

Directly east of downtown Los Angeles - these mountains are accessible to Southern Californias 365 days a year.

Adams County - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

The Gettysburg KOA Kampground sent this one from Gettysburg National Military Park. I've been lucky enough to visit Gettysburg.

Gettysburg National Military Park
Lincoln Speech Memorial and Gettysburg Address
The Lincoln Speech Memorial, located int eh National Cemetery near the spot where on November 19th, 1863, at the dedication of the Soldier's National Cemetery, Lincoln delivered the world-famout Gettysburg Address.

Charlevoix County - Charlevoix, Michigan

The Charlevoix Area Chamber of Commerce sent this postcard.

Charlevoix's scenic Round Lake Harbor is one of the many attractions in this famous Michigan resort town.

Nassau County - Fernandina Beach, Florida

The Greyfield Inn was kind enough to send this card. It has been in of the "Top Ten Most Romantic Places in the US" by America's Historic Inns

Merrimack County - Concord, New Hampshire

The State House
Concord, New Hampshire

The original State House was built of Concord granite in 1819. It was remodeled and enlarged in 1864. Lilacs, the state flower adorn the lawn with other floral decorations.

Catching Up

I hope to get more pictures up shortly. I will be putting up some older scans and will be entering the details of what has been received recently and will post pictures as quickly as possible.

Thanks for hanging with me.