St. Paul's Church And Hotel Richmond

St. Paul's Church And Hotel Richmond Virginia


Stock #: 167202
Type: Postcard
Era: Undivided Back
City: Richmond
State: Virginia (VA)
County: Richmond (city)
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Postmark: 1906 Oct-19
PM City: Richmond
PM State: Va
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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St. Paul's Church (Episcopal), situated at the corner of Grace and Ninth Streets, is one of the most impressive of church edifices; in it Jefferson Davis was seated when he received the news that Lee was about to evacuate Petersburg. Hotel Richmond is one of the oldest hostelries in the city, five stories high, it is spacious, convenient and popular with travelers and permanent guests.