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Marguerite Cravens Hughes Post Card

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Finding Aid by: Nikki Stoddard Schofield, June 2013

Biographical Note:

Marguerite Cravens Hughes was born in Kentucky and lived in Jeffersonville, Indiana. She studied art at the University of Louisville and the Louisville Art Center. A versatile artist, she had her paintings accepted in many juried art shows and won various awards. 


Information Found within Executive File.

Scope and Content:

The post card, mailed July 3, 1944, has a cartoon on the front with a man washing stacks of dishes. Typed in the corner is “Your G.I. is learning the hard way.” Printed at the bottom of the picture is: “Home wuz never like this.”

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Item Listing:

One post card mailed July 3, 1944.

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder, 1 item
Collection Dates: 1944
Provenance:  Marguerite Cravens Hughes
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Restrictions:  None.
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
Alternate Formats: None.
Related Holdings: None.
Collection Notes: None.

MA BA 8-2-2013